Chapter 12 of the Jabbercrow.
Addicus and Uly are waging war on the Vandal crime gang in an effort
to curry favour with one of their rivals. Once they’ve earned their
place in one of the other three gangs, they will finally be able to
travel to Upper Worval to meet with Addicus’ godfather.
Meanwhile Rufus has regained consciousness following the explosion
at Glurron’s tower. Coming to in unfamiliar environs, Rufus is
struggling to make sense of previous events. Lotta reveals the truth
behind her kidnap and the reason why she hates the Faye as well as
the bargain she struck with the Gods for her Curio powers.