User:Yestarhumeler/Exceptional Stories

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Exceptional Stories[edit]

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A Columbidaean Commotion (45 FATE)

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    London's bird population has suffered since the Fall – robbed of their skies, forced to compete with bats, and preyed upon as easy meals. But the Unremarkable Fancier has plans to improve the humble pigeon's lot. Help the struggling Philoperisteron Society elect a new chairman, learn the secrets of the Delightful Dove's ever-sprouting twig, and find these birds a new place in the day-to-day life of the Neath.

    Author: George Lockett.
    Starting point: Fate page.
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A Crown of Thorns (45 FATE)

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A Devil's Due (45 FATE)

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A Little Pandemonium (45 FATE)

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    The Ministry of Public Decency are resurrecting an old London tradition: Bonfire Night. But unsanctioned fireworks and effigies are circulating in the crowd. Investigate incendiary goings-on among the bonfires and revelers. Will you aid the troublemakers, or the constables? What harm, a little pandemonium?

    Author: Jack de Quidt.
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A Stretch in the Sky (45 FATE)

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    New Newgate, the colossal stalactite-prison suspended above London, has its secrets. Its upper floors are fast filling up: to make room, someone must go free. Pose as a prisoner to infiltrate a cadre of high-profile pirates; uncover the reasons for your cellmates’ incarceration; choose your allegiances carefully as you identify a candidate for release. And remember to sleep with one eye open, this close to the Roof…

    Author: Olivia Wood.
    Starting point: Fate page.
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    Adornment (45 FATE)

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    All Things Must End (45 FATE)

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      The discovery of a singular moth prompts a journey to Tanah-Chook, a tomb-colony with ancient roots. Assist an Ebullient Undertaker in her final duties. Investigate what befell the Third City's revolutionaries. And learn the fiercest complaint of the dead.

      Author: Olivia Wood.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Borrowed Glory (45 FATE)

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      London is awash with dreams as a carefree tiger-prince comes to visit. But is there more to his appetites than his guests imagine? Will you capture his attentions? And, more importantly, should you wish to?

      Author: Cassandra Khaw.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Caveat Emptor (45 FATE)

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    Codename: Sugarplum (45 FATE)

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    Cricket, Anyone? (45 FATE)

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    Cut with Moonlight (45 FATE)

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    Damp Martyrs (45 FATE)

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    Daylight (45 FATE)

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      Join forces with a zailor and young rat to uncover the secrets of an abandoned model village. Journey to an island in the middle of the unterzee to uncover the painful legacy of an inventor's folly and confront the horror that lingers there still.

      Author: Ash McAllan.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Dernier Cri (45 FATE)

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      Famed London fashion house Abreo Couture is under new management, and about to launch its most daring collection yet. Explore unique Neathy fashions, design your very own lines, investigate the Persistent Prognosticator’s eccentric hiring practices, and help your Deputy Head of Design change hearts and minds one stitch at a time.

      Author: Gavin Inglis.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Discernment (45 FATE)

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    Factory of Favours (45 FATE)

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      One of Iron and Misery's factories has gone silent. Learn why, negotiate with Clay Men, and bargain with Rattus Faber.

      Author: Graham Robertson.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Fading to a Coda (45 FATE)

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    Fine Dining (45 FATE)

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      It's opening night at Dolly's, one of London's most exclusive restaurants. The critics are in, pens sharpened to make mincemeat of the new set menu. Tempers will fray; pots will boil. Can you survive a night in the kitchen? You'll have to wait for the reviews to come in...

      Author: Jack de Quidt.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Five Minutes to Midday (45 FATE)

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    Flint (120 FATE)

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    For A Dream Of Innocence (45 FATE)

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    For All the Saints Who From Their Labours Rest (45 FATE)

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    Go Tell the King of Cats (45 FATE)

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    HOJOTOHO! (45 FATE)

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    Homecoming (45 FATE)

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      A spate of sunburn affects Londoners – an improbable affliction for a city underground. What can be causing it– and is there a connection to the newly opened Nostros Hotel and its very mysterious management?

      Author: Mary Goodden.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Inheritance (45 FATE)

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      A Sage Archivist is consumed by her study of the First City. It is an obsession that has seen her sever all ties and take up unsettling experiments with lacre. Her former paramour fears for her safety, and looks to you to investigate this malady. Delve into the ruins below London to uncover a twisted legacy of love, memory, and duty.

      Author: Mary Goodden.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Lamentation Lock (45 FATE)

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      Pursue a smuggler to Lamentation Lock, built halfway between the Neath and the Surface. Trade in brutality, disquiet and estrangement with those who fled their sins.

      Author: Gavin Inglis.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Leviathan (45 FATE)

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      London's fad for fossils has drawn the Carpenter's Granddaughter to the Neath. Her search for the truth behind her mother's legacy will draw her deeper still: to the Gant Pole where great beasts dwell and die. Will you support her expedition? Can you avoid the attentions of the fell haruspices who reside there? And will you return the same as you were?

      Author: Mary Goodden.
      Starting points: Fate page, Monstrous Dentistry.
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    Lost in Reflections (45 FATE)

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    Mistress of the Skies (45 FATE)

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      The Mistress of the Skies invites Londoners – rich and poor – to paint their faces with the colours of the Neath. Investigate the Striking Saleswoman, with her iridescent nails and sparkling eyelids; observe the consequences of this new pigment on London’s social fabric; learn the true identity of the reclusive Mistress. And try not to trip over the cats.

      Author: Mary Goodden.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    My Kingdom for a Pig (45 FATE)

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    Noises from Upstairs (45 FATE)

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    Older, Not Wiser (45 FATE)

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      Terror hits London! A team of crack cat-burglars menaces the city by night, making off with all manner of valuables. The constables are baffled: no one can identify a single suspect. Who are these mystery criminals? And why do they leave behind a scent distinctly redolent of peach?

      Author: Olivia Wood.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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    Our Lady of Pyres (45 FATE)

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    Paisley (45 FATE)

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    Por Una Cabeza (45 FATE)

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    Required Repairs (45 FATE)

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    Reunion (45 FATE)

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    SALON SCANDAL! (45 FATE)

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      What actually happened at the Duchess of Bedfordshire's infamous salon? Who was caught in the Duke's bedchamber? How did Lord J_____ die? And who stole the Vicar's cassock? The papers print such outlandish rumours! But you were there. You saw it all. And yours is the tale that will separate fact from fiction.

      Author: Chandler Groover.
      Starting point: Fate page.
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      Say it With Flowers (45 FATE)

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      Shades of Yesterday (45 FATE)

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        Artists and the literati rejoice — a pen show visits London! Nibs as numerous as a battalion’s bayonets! Inks, in all the wild colours of the Neath! Try them to your hearts content! What’s that? Rumours of stolen memories? Utter nonsense. Come, and look at all the lovely pens.

        Author: Gavin Inglis.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      Steeped in Honey (45 FATE)

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        Investigate Veilgarden's most exclusive Honey Den, infiltrate a house of charity, and venture among reprobates at Watchmaker's Hill. Join us in a cup of red honey and burrow through the lost memories of the woman with the bee-stung eyes.

        Author: Mary Goodden.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      Tauroktonos (45 FATE)

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      The Art of Murder (45 FATE)

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      The Attendants (45 FATE)

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      The Ballad of Johnny Croak (45 FATE)

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      The Bones of London (45 FATE)

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      The Calendar Code (45 FATE)

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      The Century Exhibition (45 FATE)

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        A magnificent Exhibition has come to London, with all the wonders of modern technology on display! But a thief is amidst the gaudy pavilions, seeking an elusive prize, and an aberrant menace from the Heavens is about to be unleashed. Dare you make an enemy of time itself?

        Authors: Fred Zeleny, James Chew, Cash DeCuir.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Chimney Pot Wars (45 FATE)

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      The Clay Man's Arm (45 FATE)

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      The Committee (45 FATE)

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        Something is rotten in the state of London. An old man refuses to go gracefully to the Tomb-Colonies. He claims to have unfinished business. Delve into secrets best left buried and uncover the last regret of a once brilliant servant.

        Author: Gavin Inglis.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Court of Cats (45 FATE)

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        Assist the Duchess in arbitrating the secret Court of Cats, and learn more about London's feline inhabitants!

        Author: Chris Gardiner.
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      The Crocodile Who Would Be King (45 FATE)

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      The Dilettante's Debut (45 FATE)

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        The great and noble house of Fairfax has fallen into decay. Its last heir idles away his fortune on dark dreams. Will you restore them to glory? Or help bring about their final collapse?

        Author: Hannah Powell-Smith.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Exile's Chalice (45 FATE)

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      The Fair Unknown (45 FATE)

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      The Final Curtain (45 FATE)

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      The Garden Embassy (45 FATE)

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        The Decorated Ambassador arrives in London, determined to put on an unforgettable evening. For one night only, the Garden Embassy is hosting a ball. It is essential London makes the right impression. Will you rise to the occasion?

        Author: Ash McAllan.
        Starting points: Fate page, A Floral Convoy.
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      The Haunting at the Marsh-House (45 FATE)

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        Do you believe in ghosts? Begin the Gothic tale of the Haunting at the Marsh-House.

        Author: Chris Gardiner.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Heart, the Devil and the Zee (45 FATE)

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        A Conscientious Nurse. A Besotted Poet. A Garrulous Devil. Untangle a knot of love and duty among the sooty tenements of London’s working poor. But be warned: in this tale of hard lives and hard choices there is no peace to be made between the devils, the honey, and the heart.

        Authors: Olivia Wood, James Chew.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Heretic of Hollow Street (45 FATE)

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      The House of Silk and Flame (45 FATE)

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      The Icarian Cup (45 FATE)

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      The Last Dog Society (45 FATE)

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      The Magician's Dream (45 FATE)

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        The magicians of the Glass are holding their annual masque, and you are invited. Don a mask, attend the ball, and uncover the secrets that plague the society's most promising magician.

        Author: Mary Goodden.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Murgatroyd Formula (45 FATE)

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        Murgatroyd’s Apothecary is yet to open, and it is already in crisis. Embroil yourself in a feud between Mr Murgatroyd’s ambitious daughters, track down a dealer in moon-milk, and orchestrate the grand opening of the mercantile family's latest enterprise.

        Author: Mary Goodden.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Pentecost Predicament (45 FATE)

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        Be served by trained Pentecost Apes whose aspirations of humanity will amuse and repel. Discover the dark culinary secrets of the Empire of Hands. Just keep a tight grip on your soul.

        Author: Richard Cobbett.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Persona Engine (45 FATE)

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      The Price of Loss (45 FATE)

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        Enter a tent where the lost, the grieving and the wounded gather. Share their stories, enter their dreams, and reveal the truth behind their healing rituals. Is the medicine really better than the cure?

        Author: Kevin Snow.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Pursuit of Moths (45 FATE)

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        A rogue artist has been spreading incandescent graffiti. Join a secret society in pursuit of the mysterious vandal and help them chase down the culprit—if their own secrets don't catch up to them first.

        Author: Harry Tuffs.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Rat-Catcher (45 FATE)

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      The Seven-Day Reign (45 FATE)

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      The Shallows (45 FATE)

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      The Sinking Synod (45 FATE)

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      The Stag and the Shark (45 FATE)

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      The Stone Guest (45 FATE)

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        Don Juan: de Molina created him in poetry, Moliere brought him to the stage, Mozart immortalised him in music. And now, if you can revive fallen spirits, broker a deal with devils, fend off rude cabbies, etc., you shall join a collection of the Neath's greatest artists to capture his life and after-life in moving pictures.

        Author: Cash DeCuir.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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      The Tempest (45 FATE)

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        Weather? In London? A ferocious storm has come in from the zee. Join a crowd of storm chasers to examine this rare phenomenon. Consider the omens in the forks of lightning. Ignore the small child who persists in kicking your ankles.

        Author: Mary Goodden.
        Starting point: Fate page.
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        The Thing That Came in From the Fog (45 FATE)

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        The Twelve-Fifteen from Moloch Street (45 FATE)

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        The Waltz That Moved the World (45 FATE)

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        The Web of the Motherlings (45 FATE)

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          Relics of a mysterious Fourth City Cult have disappeared, sparking a desperate scramble to reclaim them. A scarred Khaganian competes with a one-eyed, spidery Seamstress. Choose your alliances carefully, and be ready for a confrontation in the Forgotten Quarter.

          Author: Graham Robertson.
          Starting point: Fate page.
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        Totentanz (45 FATE)

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          The streets are crowded with dusty bandages. Foot traffic has slowed to a crawl. Tomb-colonists flock to London in advance of their one, last dance: the Totentanz. Hunt down its lost instruments and learn its deadly choreography. Help the Withered Celebrant throw a revel bathed in moonlight. Appease an ancient power that claims to hold even the Masters to account. Will you dance the true steps of death?

          Author: Matt Diaz.
          Starting point: Fate page.
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        Trial and Error (45 FATE)

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          One of London's most notorious barristers is relying on unusual help. Uncover the secret to his victories, then face him in open court!

          Author: Graham Robertson.
          Starting point: Fate page.
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        Unto Dust (45 FATE)

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          Caught in the machinations of a wily Tomb-Colonist, it's up to you to save a high society funeral from disaster! Can you navigate the demands of a corpse who won't stay dead, to say nothing of his confounded relatives... In Fallen London the dead don't stay buried and the living never rest easy.

          Author: James Chew.
          Starting point: Fate page.
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        We Absolutely Meant to Go to Zee (45 FATE)

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        Where You and I Must Go (45 FATE)

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        Written in the Glim (45 FATE)