Author: David S. Atkinson

Book Review: Bones Buried in the Dirt by David S. Atkinson

Posted April 11, 2013 in Reviews / 8 Comments
Book Review: Bones Buried in the Dirt by David S. Atkinson

Bones Buried in the Dirt is a novel in short stories that follows a boy named Peter as he grows from a child of four to a pre-teen of twelve. Atkinson shows us many moments, from the most everyday to the most memorable, that shape Peter’s personality and values during the time when he is the most impressionable. Although Atkinson writes about childhood, a time often looked back on as idyllic, these stories never feel nostalgic. Rather, Peter’s first-person narration […]