Do you read my science fiction? Well those of you who read The Portent, the sequel to The Facade, know that The Portent ended with a riddle for readers. Part of the riddle and a clue was in the book, while part was in a companion handbook. The riddle was part of a contest to have a character named after you in book three (yes, that’s in progress). The contest is over (two people solved the riddle), but some readers have requested the handbook just to have it and to take a whack at guessing. So here it is:


NOTE: If you have not read The Portent do not read the handbook — there are spoilers.