THIRTEEN REASONS WHY by Jay Asher

Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker – his classmate and crush – who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah’s voice tells him that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out why. Clay spends the night crisscrossing his town with Hannah as his guide. He becomes a firsthand witness to Hannah’s pain, and learns the truth about himself-a truth he never wanted to face.

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Naughty Little Tidbits: "Hollywood" Teenage Behaviour, Disturbing Behaviour, Disrespect Loving Authority Figures, Disrespect Rules/Laws, Bad Role Model

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Would I recommend this book for...
Teenagers?No
Adults?No

Comments: This book was horrid on the moral front. One of those that exposes the ugly parts of life in full detail.From a purely entertainment perspective, I had a hard time putting this book down. The shabby aspects of this book kept me wondering could/does this really happen? If so there needs to be some awareness about it. It made me cry and I liked it even though it polluted me.

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