young scientist, fox demon:
demons, robots, trickster gods:
Coolest school ever.
Everyone will agree.
— JanaroChapter One begins:
Robot 13, Shadow 2
Take It to the Bridge. Two: We meet a myth
Living in a labyrinth.
(He has a time share.) Three: A strange meeting.
Rogat Orjak hits the roof;
Annie hits her head. Four: A timid ghost
Haunts the halls of Gunnerkrigg,
Not very scary. Five: Zeta, Gamma,
Enter in the science fair.
Kat makes zero-G. Six: Girls find cherries
Growing in a hidden room;
Memories bring tears. Seven: On the bridge,
Robot 13 acting strange;
A disastrous fall. Treatise Number One
Tells us, "Pray, read, read again,
Work, and you shall find." Eight: A blinker stone,
Ghosts and suicide fairies.
Kat to the rescue! Nine: Questions are asked;
Answers just bring more questions.
Reynardine may speak. Ten: Go, Spacemonauts!
Aliens from outer space!
Earth is saved! (For now...) Eleven: We see
What goes on in Zimmy's mind
While she waits for rain. Twelve: Some robots have
Antennae, and they don't lie.
Annie's skills amaze. Thirteen: Kat's first crush;
She likes him, and he likes her,
'Til he flies away. Fourteen: Gods visit.
Coyote has a rude nose ...
Beware the spankies! Treatise Number Two:
Kat is dressed as Eglamore;
Annie, as Surma. Fifteen: Red returns.
Blue will be her BFF
'Cause her hair goes up. Sixteen: Young Annie
Can face danger, because of
What her mother said. Seventeen: Parley,
Medium is a Large Ham
When she talks like that. Eighteen: More robots,
Secret shrine to Jeanne. "She died
And we did nothing." Nineteen: Late one night,
Annie and Jack find themselves
Inside Zimmy's head. Twenty: In the woods,
Visiting with Coyote,
Annie pokes the Moon. Twenty-One: A note,
Blinker stone and psychopomp,
Magic computer. Twenty-Two: We learn
Who's that girl in the photo.
Jimmy punches jerk. Treatise Number Three:
Annie has Coyote's eye.
Kat's mind on machines. Break Time: "City Face"
Fairy must teach bird to dance,
Or the world will end! Twenty-Three: Action!
We travel to Ganymede!
(Then to Parley's bed.) Twenty-Four: Camping
In the misty countryside.
Laser cows are cool. Twenty-Five: "Oh no!
A sad face! The saddest face!"
Count of angels: one. Twenty-Six: New tricks
Taught by old dog; true faces
Seen in the ether. Twenty-Seven: Jack
Asks Annie where Zimmy is;
Reynardine is trapped.
She'll do work to pass the time.
Then drools on the desk.
Zimmingham full of spiders
Zimmy saves tired Jack
— ForthurTwenty-Nine: Kat finds
An abandoned baby bird
It's very ugly.
— PencilsootThirty: Vengeful ghost
Forces Parley to confront
What is in her heart. Thirty-One: Annie
Has her mother's fire (in the
Most literal sense). Treatise Number Four:
Girls separate, yet are bound;
Jeanne's heart is wounded. Now: City Face 2!
Birds eat bagels, and become
Human businessmen! Thirty-two: New year;
Girls fight, then are friends again
(Once Annie showers). Thirty-three: Angel
Gives life to the Court robots;
Takes it back, as well. Thirty-four: Night out ...
Jack and Annie aren't in love;
Will and Janet, yes. Thirty-five: Training,
Parley cuts Robot with tooth;
Shadow is 3-D. Thirty-six: In class,
Brains and bodies disconnect;
Red now has a name. Thirty-seven: Dad
Rendezvoused with Microsat
Five, then flew away. Thirty-eight: Zimmy
Finds Annie trapped in a dream,
Punches Dad in face. Thirty-nine: Secrets
Explain Coyote's power ...
Memories eaten. Forty: What is Jones?
She is like a stone, except
She can't be broken. Forty-one: Changes;
Annie's not the medium ...
Oh, wait, yes she is. Treatise Number Five:
Shadow, Robot, Annie, Kat
Join what has been split. Silly bird drawings!
(Regular artist is on
Two-week vacation.) Forty-two: Smitty
Helping out (a bit too much) ...
Paz writes Kat a note. Two schoolgirls in love?
The Paz/Kat ship is canon?:
Comments board explodes. Hetty,
Burning mad at her owner ...
Renard knows his shame. Forty-four: Crash course
In learning to fight with fire ...
Old foe is now friend. Forty-five: Does Kat
Have to chose between new love
And her old friendship? Forty-six: Spirits
Leave last words. Surma did not;
Annie did not know. Forty-seven: Mort
Died before his time was up;
Annie takes him home. Forty-eight: Tall tales!
Annie's done amazing things!
Hare wants human life. Forty-nine: Robots
Tell Kat, "Make us flesh." Kat: "No."
They say, "Still worth it." Treatise Number Six:
Kat, the Builder, balances
Annie and Nature. See the Book of Birds!
Some are tough, some are tougher,
Some are super tough. Fifty: Totem takes
Forest soul to new body
Grown in vat. (Creepy.) Fifty-One: Annie
Is surprised to see her Dad ...
Scarred, cold, and quite harsh. Fifty-Two: Young friends
Sneak and search while Carver's out ...
Both sides keep secrets. Fifty-Three: Dinner,
Drinks; Annie's Dad explains why
He did what he did. Fifty-Four: Her fire
And her anger are one; she
Must get old friend back.
She asks her dad for Renard.
He gives him back. Click.
Shows his new arm to Shadow;
Someone's watching them.