Dangerous Beans

One-half of Deux Lectrices, writing about the things I read.

Reading progress update: I've read 25%.

The Dark Discovery Of Jack Dandy (The Steampunk Chronicles) - Kady Cross

“Indeed not. I was given your direction by—”

“Don’t.” Jack held up his hand. “Who hardly matters. I’m more concerned with why.”

I can't.  Why the hell is it so hard for you to write times-appropriate shit when you talk so much about loving research, Cross?

 

She curtsied—ignoring Jack

[...]

“I think you intimidate her.”

 

Oh, fuck you, you were rude to her and now you act like you deserve her attention?