3 Works by kormantic in The Queen's Thief - Megan Whalen Turner
17 Dec 2019
When a generous patron with no ulterior motives whatsoever suggests an internship with giants of the field, two friends prepare to study abroad. (Or: Lady Heiro and Lady Eunice get a scholarship to Spy School!)
18 Dec 2016
“He looks too young to be taking his *own class*,” Costis continued. “He’s the worst Defense Against the Dark Arts professor we’ve ever had. And that's saying something.”
“You’re mad for him, aren’t you,” Aris teased. “It’s ‘Queen’ Attolia all over again… calf-eyes and mooning and swearing fealty…”
Costis felt his ears go scarlet.
“I do *not* have a crush on the Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher,” Costis insisted.
“Happy to hear it,” Professor Saccularius sang out. “As I understand it, those can be very awkward, for both parties. I’ll expect those scrolls on my desk first thing on Wednesday!” And he breezed past them as if he couldn’t tell that Costis was choking on his own tongue.
Or: the one where Costis is exceedingly suspicious of the new DADA professor.
In which Costis needs to learn to stop lowering his point in third, Phresine tells a story, and Eugenides steals the very stars from the sky.