In Daddy’s Girl Debbie Drechsler dramatizes memories of her childhood sexual abuse in these moving, fictional short stories: Dad literally lurks over a sleepover, while intimacy issues crush a teen romance.
For Fans of…
The stark visuals of Charles Burns’ Black Hole.
A smattering of touching episodes (e.g., picking strawberries with a friend) remind you that even a wounded girl hangs on to hope. Still, this book can be graphic — it’s not for the faint of heart. A-