1 Work in Shadows - Robin McKinley
Not that there weren’t reasons to smile. They might be fighting a war, and she might be right in the thick of the fighting herself, and she might have drive several hours to close a cobey every few weeks when Jill’s forehead wrinkled and the f-word kicked in. She might be tired and worried about those she loved most of the time. But she still had her family and Jill and origami and Sworddaughter reruns and hot chocolate and all kinds of critters and Takahiro.