The Resource Thirteen reasons why, Jay Asher

Thirteen reasons why, Jay Asher

Label
Thirteen reasons why
Title
Thirteen reasons why
Statement of responsibility
Jay Asher
Title variation
13 reasons why
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Clay Jensen returns home to find a strange package with his name on it. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker - his classmate and first love - who committed suicide two weeks earlier. On tape, Hannah explains that there are 13 reasons why she did what she did - and Clay is one of them
Summary
When high school student Clay Jenkins receives a box in the mail containing thirteen cassette tapes recorded by his classmate Hannah, who committed suicide, he spends a bewildering and heartbreaking night crisscrossing their town, listening to Hannah's voice recounting the events leading up to her death
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Abraham Lincoln Illinois High School Book Award, 2013.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), High School, 2011.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 9-12), 2010.
  • Gateway Readers Award (Missouri), 2010.
  • Heartland Award, 2009.
  • Iowa High School Book Award, 2012.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 9-12, 2009.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), High School Books, 2010.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Young Adult Books, 2010.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2012
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
210193
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Asher, Jay
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adult 13+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
550
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Suicide victims
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Thirteen reasons why, Jay Asher
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000052966257
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288 pages, 16 pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141328294
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881518773
Label
Thirteen reasons why, Jay Asher
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000052966257
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
288 pages, 16 pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780141328294
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881518773

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