The Crossings

The Intersection of Faith and Art.


October 2018

Lisa See’s The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

By Jamie Mast The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See, Scribner, 2017. $27, 364 pages The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, by Lisa See, focuses on the life of a Chinese girl from a remote tea village. Li-yan... Continue Reading →

A Review of Ill Will by Dan Chaon

By Emily Oliver Dan Chaon’s Ill Will is not your traditional “whodunnit” murder mystery. The action of the plot follows two separate investigations that consume the life of psychologist Dustin Tillman. The first is a childhood trauma, specifically the murder... Continue Reading →

John Green. Turtles All the Way Down. Dutton Books.

By Kayla Rundquist John Green really knows how to make t-shirts. No, the acclaimed author has not suddenly become involved in the textile industry, nor has he received a degree in graphic design. However, his novels are a cache of... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Jordan Peterson’s Twelve Rules for Life

By Aaron Elias Jordan Peterson, the author of Twelve Rules for Life, is a University of Toronto Professor, former Harvard Lecturer, and seasoned clinical psychologist. He has recently been at the forefront of several controversies in Canada and a viral... Continue Reading →

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