book.review: Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

IMG_0053

Recently, I moved out onto my own. It’s wonderful, but the biggest gripe has been finances – where to cut costs in order to maintain it on my own.

What was first to go? My below Indigo-Chapters bookstore runs.

What took it’s place was something I hadn’t been inside of in over 12 years – the library. Now armed with my own library card, I’ve forgotten the simple pleasure of browsing the aisles and finding that ‘must-read’ buried within the stacks. The first ‘must-read’ I found hiding in my libraries bookshelves was Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy.

And boy, is it ever a must read!

Continue reading