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By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Haunting, surreal tale explores cost of family dysfunction.

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age 18+

Based on 1 parent review

age 18+

18+ please

I appreciate the detailed review but should not have a 14+ rating.

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Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

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This novel offers a surreal, often chaotic, and haunting look at the terrible price teens pay when the adults in their lives are drowning in bigotry, alcohol, abusive behavior, and secrets. Dig is not an easy read. It's rather like a literary puzzle that readers must try to piece together by sorting out what's real and what's imagined and how the characters will ultimately relate to one another. As the story unfolds and the puzzle comes together, readers may think they've solved it, only to find unexpected revelations.

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