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Can You Keep One?

Lindsay Smith’s debut novel Sekret is filled with spies, psychics and the space race. What’s not to enjoy?

Can You Keep One?

BOOK REPORT for Sekret (Sekret #1) by Lindsay Smith

Cover Story: Zip It, Big Face Features
BFF Charms: Yay
Swoonworthy Scale: 4
Talky Talk: Truth and Vran'ye*
Bonus Factors: Russian 101, Space Race
Relationship Status: Comrades

There are secrets, and then there are secrets. Sekret has a little of the former and a whole lot of the latter, something you definitely want in a book about teenage spies.

Check out my full review over at our series on Kirkus.

*Phonetic spelling of the Russian word for lies, I think? Please let me know if I’m wrong! I took Spanish and Italian in school (and wasn’t great at either).

Mandy Curtis's photo About the Author: Mandy is a small town girl living in a nerdy world, or—if you want to get literal—an editor/writer living in Austin, TX. In addition to yearning for YA books—the more dystopian or fantastical, the better—she can also be found swooning over superheroes, dreaming of The Doctor and grinning at GIFs.