The Salt Lake Tribune reports: Deseret Book wont carry Utah authors latest novel
This latest book from James Dashner contains language some of our customers would find offensive, said Gail Halladay, managing director of marketing at Deseret Book …
The Scorch Trials, the story of teenagers trekking across a dystopian landscape …
includes words such as damn and this sucks, as well as the phrase shuck it.
38 44 readers like this Trib comment:
“But they’ll carry Glenn Beck’s bound toilet paper?”
Cue facepalm* and what the holy scrud? … soundtrack courtesy of the Sons of Provo (available at finer Deseret Book outlets everywhere):
*Then again, Dashner attended BYU and currently lives in South Jordan City with his wife and four children. How the heck could he not know the G-rated lexicon of permissible Utah non-profanities? Whatever. His bannination is still shuckin’ bullfit (say that ten times fast).