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Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1) Boneshaker by Cherie Priest
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“She was thirty-five, and she did not look a minute younger.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
tags: humor
“In California there were nuggets the size of walnuts lying on the ground—or so it was said, and truth travels slowly when rumors have wings of gold.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
“The sound came again. There was a whistle to it, and a moan. It was almost a hiss, and it could’ve been a strangled gasp. Above all, it was quiet, and it seemed to have no source.

It whispered.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
“So here's the rules - keep quiet, keep close, and if we're spotted, climb like a goddamned monkey…If I get picked off, you don't come back for me. If I see you get picked off, I aint coming back for you. Life's hard. Death's easy”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
“Boys disobey their parents with such great regularity that it’s barely worth a comment; and if yours is talented enough to rebel in such grand fashion, then you ought to consider it a point of pride that he’s such a sharp lad.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
“He hadn’t found what he’d meant to find, but his need to swipe and hoard something had been appeased for now.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker
“Sometimes, everyone is right. Not always and not even usually, but once in a while, everyone is right.”
Cherie Priest, Boneshaker

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