Glass Houses Chapter One (The Morganville Vampires #1)

Glass Houses Chapter One (The Morganville Vampires #1)


Genres: FantasyYoung Adult

Status: Full

Updated date: 01:31:36 10/08/2022

Description "Glass Houses Chapter One (The Morganville Vampires #1)"

On the day Claire became a member of the Glass House, somebody stole her laundry. When she reached into the crappy, beat-up washing machine, she found nothing but the wet slick sides of the drum, and - like a bad joke - the worst pair of underwear she owned, plus one sock. She was in a hurry, of course - there were only a couple of machines on this top floor of Howard Hall, the least valued and most run-down rooms in the least valued, most run-down dorm. Two washing machines, two dryers, and you were lucky if one of them was working on any given day and didn't eat your quarters. Forget about the dollar-bill slot. She'd never seen it work, not in the last six weeks since she'd arrived at school. "No," she said out loud, and balanced herself on the edge of the washer to look down into the dark, partly rusted interior. It smelled like mold and cheap detergent. Getting a closer look didn't help. One crappy pair of underwear, fraying at the seams. One sock. She was missing every piece of clothing that she'd worn in the last two weeks. Every piece that she actually wanted to wear. "No!" She yelled it into the washer, where it echoed back at her, and slumped back down, then kicked the washer violently in the dent made by all