Mini-Reviews: June

I wanted to like this book, I did. It’s a mystery, which I tend to enjoy, and, more importantly, it has diversity. I just couldn’t get into it, though, and ending up setting it aside after 80 or so pages. Scarlett is African American, her family is Muslim, and various people in her life are … More Mini-Reviews: June

Mini-Reviews: May

I love reading the daily comics in the paper and have multiple Calvin and Hobbes collections, but I’ve never been much for graphic novels. It’s not simply because I don’t like them, though – I simply haven’t felt the urge to read them. I did feel the urge to read this one, though, and I … More Mini-Reviews: May

Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Title: Dairy Queen Author: Catherine Gilbert Murdock Genre: Contemporary Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Pages: 274 Rating: DNF – But It’s Complicated When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said. Harsh words indeed, from Brian Nelson of all people. But, D. J. can’t help admitting, maybe he’s right. When you … More Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock