DJ Geribo

Author & Artist

Adults Book Reviews

To Kill a Mockingbird

A novel, a Pulitzer Prize winner, To Kill a Mockingbird is a classic that has lived on for decades and no doubt will continue on its journey.

As irrelevant as it seems to be in some ways in our modern times in others it is equally relevant. Those of us who are educated and against prejudices in any form will recognize the blatant hatred of the good people of Maycomb.

Lies and ignorance are responsible for an innocent man's death. Has anything changed in over 50 years? We are each living the 'correct' life, the only way one should live, the right way. When someone strays outside those boundaries, the prejudices, the judging, steps in to see that their ways are put back in alignment or pay the price.

In the south in the 60's a colored man walked on egg shells. Most knew that their lives were balanced precariously between living some kind of anonymous existence and ending up with a noose around their necks. For Tom Robinson, it was the ultimate in absurdity when he was falsely accused of the heinous crime of rape and brutality, a crime impossible for a man with his disabilities.

Justice is somewhat served when the town's odd recluse rescues the storyteller, Scout, and her brother Jem from the real evil that infects Maycomb.

I rate "To Kill a Mockingbird" 5 out of 5 stars.

 

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The Miracle Dog is now available for purchase!!!

 

The Miracle Dog is a detailed account of IMHA (Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia), the illness that DJ's chocolate Pomeranian, Kameko, suffered through for many months, recovering only after years of scheduled medications.

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Upcoming Holiday Shows 2017

DJ will be participating in the following Holiday Shows this year:

 

Holiday Fair
New Durham, NH Elementary School

7 Old Bay Road


November 18 - 9am - 2pm

 

DJ will have all of her books and her mini paintings available for sale! Both make wonderful holiday gifts!!!!

 

Holiday Fair
Courtesy of Good Hands Chiropractic

16 Elm St., Suite F
Wolfeboro, NH


December 1 - 6-8pm

 

DJ will have all of her books and her mini paintings available for purchase! Drop by if you're in the neighborhood!!!

 

 

Christmas in Strafford Holiday Fair
Downtown Strafford, NH
https://www.christmasinstrafford.com/


December 2 - 9am - 2pm


DJ will have her books available for purchase!