Favorite Books

  • Peace Like a River

    This isn’t the first time I’ve read this book. My first encounter with Peace Like a River came almost 15 years ago. I came home from AmeriCorps*NCCC, and when my…

  • Book Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater | Jest Kept Secret

    The Scorpio Races

    Title: The Scorpio Races Author: Maggie Stiefvater Genre: YA Fantasy Content Warning: PG-13 for violence and brief strong language Blurb It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio…

  • Finnikin of the Rock

    Title: Finnikin of the Rock Author: Melina Marchetta Series: Lumatere Chronicles Genre: YA Fantasy Content Warning: Some violence (not graphic), mild language, and sexuality Blurb Finnikin of the Rock and…