Saturday, May 19, 2018

Eleven recent novels that powerfully tackle gun violence

At Entertainment Weekly Mary Kate Carr  tagged eleven recent novels that powerfully tackle gun violence. One title on the list:
This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp

After being welcomed to a new semester by the principal of Opportunity High School, the students and teachers find themselves trapped in the auditorium as a ruthless shooter begins to open fire. Told through four different perspectives over the course of 54 minutes, the students do what they can to survive one classmate’s deadly revenge.
Read about the other entries on the list.

This is Where it Ends is among Jenny Kawecki's six top YA novels that take place in a single day, Tara Sonin's fifty YA novels adults will love, too, and Eric Smith's six top diverse YA thrillers.

The Page 69 Test:This Is Where It Ends.

--Marshal Zeringue