"Oh, well," Nikolas said, tilting his head and glancing vaguely at her shoulder. "If it gets to be distracting, or annoying, or anything, let me know and I'll head out. I've just been going insane the past few days with everything that's been going on, and being stuck largely in the Common Room."
He stopped speaking and looked back at her books again. "Did you get all of those at the school library? Or did you have to order some specially?"