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Dairy Queen - Catherine Gilbert Murdock
Dairy Queen
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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 don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said.Stuff like why her best friend, Amber, isn’t... show more
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 don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said.Stuff like why her best friend, Amber, isn’t so friendly anymore. Or why her little brother, Curtis, never opens his mouth. Why her mom has two jobs and a big secret. Why her college-football-star brothers won’t even call home. Why her dad would go ballistic if she tried out for the high school football team herself. And why Brian is so, so out of her league.When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said.Welcome to the summer that fifteen-year-old D. J. Schwenk of Red Bend, Wisconsin, learns to talk, and ends up having an awful lot of stuff to say.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780618863358 (0618863354)
Publisher: Graphia
Pages no: 274
Edition language: English
Series: Dairy Queen (#1)
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BKHorne
BKHorne rated it
4.0 Dairy Queen
Voice, voice, voice. This one is all about the FANTASTIC voice of DJ Schwenk. Ms. Murdock as done an impressive job creating her character. DJ literally leaps off the page. It took me a while to pick this book up because I didn't think that a story about a Wisconsin girl who lives and works on a far...
Just Another Reader
Just Another Reader rated it
3.0 Dairy Queen
Dairy Queen is a book that's been sitting on my kindle for a while. It's about D.J. who works on her family farm in small town USA. Her older brothers were football stars in their local town. When the quarterback from the rival team (whose coach is a friend of the family) is sent to help out on t...
Fangirls Ahead!
Fangirls Ahead! rated it
4.0 Dairy Queen
A sweet, realistic read. And please don't judge this book by its cover. Or the title. Because the content is so much better.
Crash My Book Party
Crash My Book Party rated it
4.0 One of my favourite YA heroines of all time
I first read this book about four or five years ago and when I joined Goodreads I only gave it a 3 star rating, remembering only that I had enjoyed it but not enough to make a lasting impression. I didn't realise there was more to the series until I stumbled upon the second book in a secondhand book...
Jenny's Book Bag
Jenny's Book Bag rated it
3.0 Dairy Queen
I discovered this while browsing the YA section in the library one day. It was one of those moments when you have no idea what you want to read, but you know you're in the mood for something YA. It's a quick read.
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