A moment’s hesitation, and Imriel was gone.
Maslin had followed him through shipwreck and imprisonment and endless miles of wilderness. Had...
Six months until Helena’s mourning period was over, and Lucius had been granted three of them to help see Montreve home. His father had been swayed...
A boy sprawled next to me on the bus, elbows out, knee pointing sharp into my thigh.
He frowned at me when I uncrossed my legs, unfolded my hands
and splayed out like boys are taught to: all big, loose limbs.
It is not possible that this unity of knowledge, feeling, and choice that you call your own should have sprung into being from nothingness at a...”