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The Resource This Is Where It Ends

This Is Where It Ends

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This Is Where It Ends
Title
This Is Where It Ends
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Summary
The reviews are in! This Is Where It Ends, the #1 New York Times bestseller and one of the Best Books of the Decade (Buzzfeed, Paste Magazine, BookRiot), "could break you." "I am speechless." "The saddest book I have ever read." "Literally tore my heart out." Go inside a heartbreaking fictional school shooting, minute-by-terrifying-minute. Everyone has a reason to fear the boy with the gun...10:00 a.m.: The principal of Opportunity, Alabama's high school finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new semester and encouraging them to excel and achieve.10:02 a.m.: The students get up to leave the auditorium for their next class.10:03 a.m.: The auditorium doors won't open.10:05 a.m.: Someone starts shooting.Over the course of 54 minutes, four students must confront their greatest hopes, and darkest fears, as they come face-to-face with the boy with the gun. In a world where violence in schools is at an all-time high and school shootings are a horrifyingly common reality for teenagers, This Is Where It Ends is a rallying cry to end the gun violence epidemic for good. Praise for This Is Where It Ends: A Buzzfeed Best Young Adult Book of the Decade A Paste Magazine Best Teen Book of the Decade A Book Riot Biggest YA Book of the Decade A Professional Book Nerds Best Book of the Decade A Bustle.com Most-Anticipated YA Novel A Goodreads YA Best Books Pick A Goodreads Choice Award Finalist for Young Adult Fiction Kids Indie Next List Pick"Marieke Nijkamp's brutal, powerful fictional account of a school shooting is important in its timeliness." —Bustle.com"A gritty, emotional, and suspenseful read and although fictionalized, it reflects on a problematic and harrowing issue across the nation." —Buzzfeed"A compelling, brutal story of an unfortunately all-too familiar situation: a school shooting. Nijkamp portrays the events thoughtfully, recounting fifty-four intense minutes of bravery, love, and loss." —BookRiot
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Nijkamp, Marieke
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dictionaries
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  • LGBTQIA+ (Fiction)
  • Young Adult Literature
  • Young Adult Fiction
Label
This Is Where It Ends
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:95190124-6be4-4b10-81a0-ff0efdf36509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781492622482
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
This Is Where It Ends
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:95190124-6be4-4b10-81a0-ff0efdf36509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781492622482
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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