Part Two

The world beyond the cottage is vast, alien, and full of interest.

0055 – Bull & Hope: The Tower, Part 8

Bull and Hope had failed to consider one very important thing about the way the tower worked. They had grown...

0054 – Leftenant Faulkner: A Good Man, Part 7

By Faulkner’s reckoning, Pak’ton was working with an eight hour head start. Pak’ton was one man, alone without maps or...

0053 – Leftenant Faulkner: A Good Man, Part 6

Faulkner made a habit of rising at dawn, but the events of the previous night had left him exhausted, and...

0052 – Gareth & Stem: Departure, Part 5

Gareth woke up, underneath Stem. He didn’t remember falling asleep. The ragged young girl was clinging to his robe, buried...

0051 – Bull & Hope: The Tower, Part 7

The tiny, extendable saw blade was making slow but steady progress on the chain. Life as a thief came with...

0050 – Cap: Step Up, Part 5

Cap had not, ultimately, been granted a long reunion with his mother. All involved were aware of the urgency of...

0049 – Cap: Step Up, Part 4

Cap had expected to be frogmarched through the village by Button and F’Knah, as a plausible cover for their movements...

0048 – Gareth & Stem: Departure, Part 4

Gareth had not allowed the book to respond to him. He had sworn, in a moment of righteous indignation, never...

0047 – Bull & Hope: The Tower, Part 6

Destroying the carefully designed “cubes in holes” puzzle had revealed a book called, almost mockingly, “A Reader Who Teleports Up...

0046 – Cap: Step Up, Part 3

The bunk was hard, but Cap had grown used to it by now. There was no moonlight in the Earth’s...