Glitches (The Lunar Chronicles #0.5)
Author: Marissa Meyer
Genres: FantasyYoung Adult
Updated date: 16:30:56 11/08/2022
Description "Glitches (The Lunar Chronicles #0.5)"
“Are you ready to meet your new family?” She tore her gaze away from the window, where snow was heaped up on bamboo fences and a squat android was clearing a path through the slush, and looked at the man seated opposite her. Though he’d been kind to her throughout their trip, two full days of being passed between a hover, a maglev train, two passenger ships, and yet another hover, he still had a nervous smile that made her fidget. Plus, she kept forgetting his name. “I don’t remember the old family,” she said, adjusting her heavy left leg so that it didn’t stick out quite so far between their seats. His lips twisted awkwardly into an expression that was probably meant to be reassuring, and this ended their conversation. His attention fell down to a device he never stopped looking at, with a screen that cast a greenish glow over his face. He wasn’t a very old man, but his eyes always seemed tired and his clothes didn’t fit him right. Though he’d been clean-cut when he first came to claim her, he was now in need of a razor. She returned her gaze to the snow-covered street. The suburb struck her as crowded and confused. A series of short one-story shacks would be followed by a mansion with a frozen water fountain in its courtyard and red-tiled roofs. After that,