Amy E, February 26, 2008 (view all comments by Amy E)
I think this book shouldn't be classified as a "teen only read". It's a life lesson and I think everyone that reads it, benefits. Clay is shocked when he receives a box of tapes on his doorstep. There are only two rules to this game, you listen to the tapes and then you pass them on to the next person on the list. He's even more shocked when he realizes that they are from Hannah, the girl that commited suicide last week. You never understand in life just how much what you do or say affects someone else and how they live or die.
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kourtni_p, February 11, 2008 (view all comments by kourtni_p)
This is one of the most refreshing teen novels I have read in ,well...all the time I have been a teen! It's one of those that you can't stop reading once you start, and if you absolutely must, you're thinking about it until you return.
Asher does a wonderful job at writing from both a male and female point of view, and chose a very creative format of storytelling.This is a book about suicide without being depressing, a book that makes you stop and think before you interact with others, because, whether you know it or not, your words and actions may affect them for the rest of their life.
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