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Mortal Engines > ME: Favourite character(s)

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Ruth | 374 comments This book has a great cast of quirky characters. Who's your fave?

Mine is Shrike, the most lovable cyborg killing machine in any book I've read. He's terrifying and yet his tale is oddly touching. I love his (view spoiler)

There are (view spoiler), but the one that really got me in the feels (despite having read the book before so I knew what was coming) is this:

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*gross sobbing*


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John (Taloni) Taloni (JohnTaloni) | 2700 comments Yeah. Definitely Dog. For a not-dog he's about as "good dog" as you can get.


Trike | 5145 comments Speaking of dogs, I taught mine a new trick to make my life easier: https://www.instagram.com/p/BlJL5LRlO...


Mark (mmtz) | 1094 comments Trike wrote: "Speaking of dogs, I taught mine a new trick to make my life easier: https://www.instagram.com/p/BlJL5LRlO..."

Good dog!


Ruth | 374 comments My 'touching character moments' thread has been hijacked by cute dog videos.
Bah.
Ok, who is your favourite character, other than Dog?


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Mark (mmtz) | 1094 comments Ruth wrote: "My 'touching character moments' thread has been hijacked by cute dog videos.
Bah.
Ok, who is your favourite character, other than Dog?"


Sorry, can't help but like Dog or cute dog videos.

My difficulty with picking a favorite in ME is (view spoiler)


Michel Avenali (ReadersHaven) | 6 comments I enjoyed most of the characters in ME equally. I need to read more of the series and get to know them better before I pick a favorite but I did enjoy Tom and Hester's relationship and banter.


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John (Taloni) Taloni (JohnTaloni) | 2700 comments Mark, please consider spoiler protecting for those who haven't finished yet. Also as a courtesy for those on the email option.


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Mark (mmtz) | 1094 comments John (Taloni) wrote: "Mark, please consider spoiler protecting for those who haven't finished yet. Also as a courtesy for those on the email option."

Yikes. sorry.


Misti (Spookster5) | 349 comments I loved Dog, too. I think Katherine was my favorite human character. Anybody else imagine the pirate captain as a steampunk version of Jack Sparrow or was that just me? (view spoiler)


Daryl | 72 comments Hmm my favorites all died :(


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Ruth | 374 comments *non-specific spoilers for the sequels under the cut*
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Rob (robzak) | 5467 comments Mod
Anna Fang and Dog.


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