Agatha H. and the Airship City (Girl Genius, Book 1) by Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

By Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

The commercial Revolution has escalated into all-out conflict. it's been eighteen years because the Heterodyne Boys, benevolent adventurers and inventors, disappeared less than mysterious conditions. this present day, Europe is governed through the Sparks, dynasties of mad scientists ruling over — and terrorizing — the hapless inhabitants with their weird and wonderful innovations and unchecked strength, whereas the downtrodden dream of the Hetrodynes' return.
At Transylvania Polygnostic collage, an exquisite, younger pupil named Agatha Clay turns out to don't have anything yet undesirable good fortune. Incapable of creating whatever that really works, yet devoted to her experiences, Agatha turns out destined for a lackluster occupation as a minor lab assistant. but if the college is overthrown via the ruthless tyrant Baron Klaus Wulfenbach, Agatha reveals herself a prisoner aboard his giant airship citadel Wulfenbach — and it starts off to appear like she may hold a spark of Mad technological know-how in any case.

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The bomb scare might have been ill-advised, but the burst water main was good. ’ Thaddeus cocked his head. ‘How on earth did you manage it? Did you amend some kind of online sewage system record? Tap into a radio communication frequency? Were you waiting for something like that to happen? ’ Cadel, who had been pouting at the floor, glanced up. His scowl faded. His appearance couldn’t have been more disarming. ‘I don’t know what you mean,’ he said. But there was a naughty twinkle in his eye. 36 evil genius pages 16/12/04 11:15 AM Page 37 FIVE A few weeks later, Cadel was examining the cistern in a school toilet stall when he heard some boys talking.

They’re not like chemicals – they don’t always respond the same way when you mix them, no matter how precisely you might have measured and calculated. ’ ‘Don’t worry,’ Cadel replied, with a confidence that he could only afford to air in the privacy of Dr Roth’s consulting room. ‘If there isn’t a formula now, there soon will be. I’m working on it. ’ 56 evil genius pages 16/12/04 11:15 AM Page 57 EIGHT It was Dr Darkkon’s computer phone that allowed Cadel to develop Partner Post. Without the converted mobile, Cadel never could have carried out his plans; he wouldn’t have had enough time online.

Oh, don’t be ridiculous,’ the principal snapped, and the meeting moved on to other, safer topics. Shortly afterwards, school broke up for two weeks. On the first day of the new term, the teachers arrived back to discover that every pupil was absent – except Cadel. When the assembly bell rang, only Cadel appeared, a small figure standing in the middle of a vast stretch of grey concrete. The sleeves of his jacket fell over his pale hands. The hems of his trousers were puddling around his ankles.

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