By Lev AC Rosen
Encouraged by Shakespeare's Twelfth Night and Oscar Wilde's The significance of Being Earnest, All males of Genius occurs in a Victorian London well-known yet fantastical, the place mad technology makes the most unlikely possible.
Violet Adams desires to attend Illyria collage, a broadly well known tuition for the main awesome up-and-coming medical minds, based by way of the past due Duke Illyria, the best scientist of the Victorian Age. the varsity is administered via his son, Ernest, who has held to his father's coverage that the small, particular collage stay male-only. Violet sees her chance while her father departs for the United States. She disguises herself as her dual brother, Ashton, and earnings entry.
But retaining the key of her intercourse won't be effortless, now not along with her good friend Jack's consistent behavior of pulling pranks, and particularly no longer while the duke's younger ward, Cecily, begins to improve emotions for Violet's regulate ego, "Ashton." let alone blackmail, mysterious killer automata, the way in which Violet's pulse speeds up at any time when Ernest speaks to her, and a dangerous legacy left by way of Ernest's father. She quickly realizes that it's not only maintaining her mystery till the tip of the yr she has to fret approximately: it's surviving that lengthy.
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It doesn’t look like it. I’m receiving the reports directly from navy intelligence as soon as they’re ﬁled in their database. ” “It’s a remote possibility. Legally, they have to put everything on ﬁle, and therefore Senate Security has complete access as we are higher up the security service food chain. However, you and I both know that the navy is compromised. ” “Not really. The Guardians seem to be as thorough with their tradecraft in their own homes as they are everywhere else. The only report I really value is Kazimir’s ﬁnancial record.
All Men of Genius by Lev AC Rosen