A. Be kind, and don't take yourself too seriously.
A. The ability to draw - sadly I'm totally incompetent at art.
A. Adam & the Ants's "Stand and Deliver" (the theme song for A Most Improper Magick!); Hedningarna's "Räven" ("Foxwoman"); KT Tunstall's "Suddenly I See"; Hayley Westenra's "River of Dreams"; Mika's "Grace Kelly"
A. "like" and "oh, well"
A. Kindness, a sense of humor, and compassion
Imagine a younger sister in the Bennet household investigating magical occurrences and getting into scrapes, while the plot of Pride and Prejudice goes on in the background and interacts with the magical goings on, and you will have an idea of what these books are...