Meet Our Staff


Jacklin is a lover of animals, art and young adult books.  Her go to books are romance and fantasy novels.


Jane is always a dreamer, forever curious and up for adventure. Things that make her smile: art, history, big old trucks, poetry, animals, people, magic, and endless possibilities.


Dig loves reading classic/contemporary poetry and literature with a light sprinkling here and there of a tasty detective novel – also all books with infographics and/or maps and/or fun pictures/comix/illustrations. In addition to his work at Once and Future Books, he is also the cofounder of Death Rattle Writers Festival – a literary nonprofit based in Nampa, Id.


Julia is a full time college student and bibliophile. She likes reading in a wide array of subjects including teen, manga, asian fiction, and science. She is always up for a conversation about crafting, cooking, and art books.


Kalli is the store manager of Once and Future books and has worked in various bookstores for the past several years. Reading continually changes and widens her world view. She enjoys reading fiction literature, fantasy, young adult, science fiction, and the occasional biography.