“One for sorrow, Two for joy, Three for a girl, Four for a boy, Five for silver, Six for gold, Seven for a secret, Never to be told.”
“Ophelia didn’t consider herself brave, but she was very curious.”
“Folks say Old Auntie takes a girl and keeps her fifty years—then lets her go and takes another one.”
“You are no healer. You are a sprite, p’shóg, fairy, ka-dalun. Whichever language you prefer to use. And I want your Book.”— Artemis Fowl
“I want to put distance between the city and myself—to be in a place where I can look without being seen.”
I wasn’t certain what to expect when I first started reading Monstrous Devices by Damien Love but the cover of the book was not only eye-catching but that one line ‘Beware of things that go click in the night’ is what ultimately sealed the deal for me.