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Fans of the Wild Cards books will recognize Robin Ruttiger, Rubberband from Texas Hold'em. The stretchy guy with hydraulic fluid for blood is a new guidance councillor at XD High in Jokertown, but even he is having a hard time fitting in. Can he reach the students at all? Maybe it might take a hero or two to do that.
Fitting In : Tor.com Wild Card Ebooks by Max Gladstone Fitting in is a connected stories on the the newest Wild Card book, Texas Hold'em. The story of a lesser character, a teacher who is traveling with Bubbles and her daughter on a School band competition. He needs to find a way to balance his new life with the promise that is before and what is now. A great new Character is introduced to the Wild Card universe, and many more problems and solutions will come. A great tease for Texas Hold'em.
This short story is one fun ride!! Max Gladstone has a way of warping the magical and the mundane into something so much more than either — as he teaches us profound truths about ourselves. How many meanings can “fitting in” have?????