Billie twists in her chair to look past Rowan. "Nice ta mee'cha Bodga. I'm Billie, an' this is Rowan, Violet, Dollin and..." she trails off with an apologetic look aimed at Acker. "'m sorry, friend, bu' yer name's comple'ly slipped me."
"I can' speak fer my friends here, but I was hopin' to see your collection o' books. I work over a' Steady's, so wha'ever you ask fer in return, 'm sure we can work sommin' out."