endless list of favourite characters: jacqueline andrea suzette “jackie” tyler
"Let me tell you something about those who get left behind. Because it’s hard. And that’s what you become, hard. But if there’s one thing I’ve learnt, it’s that I will never let her down. And I’ll protect them both until the end of my life."
I was in the stacks helping a young girl find a particular series of books.
Me [handing her a book]: “If you like that series, you might like this one.”
Girl [frowning]: “My friend says that series is for boys.”
Me: “You wanna know a secret? They’re for everybody. You can read whatever the heck you want.”
Girl [grins and takes book]