Thirteen

by Jan Drabek

Publisher: Caitlin Press in Prince George, BC

Written in English
Cover of: Thirteen | Jan Drabek
Published: Pages: 158 Downloads: 999
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Places:

  • Czechoslovakia

Subjects:

  • Drabek, Jan, 1935- -- Childhood and youth.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Czech.,
  • Children -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.,
  • Refugees -- Czechoslovakia -- Biography.

Edition Notes

StatementJan Drabek.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD811.5 .D667 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1349096M
ISBN 10092057632X
LC Control Number92238044
OCLC/WorldCa24910081

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Thirteen Reasons Why, styled as Th1rteen R3asons Why or TH1RTEEN R3ASONS WHY, is a contemporary YA (Young Adult) novel by Jay Asher. The book has been adapted into a Netflix original series. 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 Cover artist: Christian Fuenfhausen.

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You can't stop the future. You can't rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret is to press by:   Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher This first book by Jay Asher is remarkable for its technical elegance in weaving words from Hannah's tapes with Clay's reactions and memories.

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Hannah is the protagonist of the story. She committed suicide for thirteen reasons, or rather, thirteen people. She tells their stories on tapes and sends them to the first people on her list.

This person was to pass it on to the next after he or she listened to the whole set of thirteen tapes. Initially outspoken and confident with a tongue-in Author: Jay Asher.

Thirteen Reasons Why | And in the middle of the room, one desk to the left, will be the desk of Hannah Baker. Empty. Clay, Prologue, p. This sentence is the first indication of what Thirteen Reasons Why will be about—Hannah Baker, whose desk at school is empty for some sets the tone of the book and establishes the book’s mysterious, anxious : Jay Asher.

Though the subject is dark, THIRTEEN REASONS WHY is a masterfully written and gripping tale. As Clay travels through his small town with a map provided by Hannah (a bonus gift in addition to the tapes), he visits the sites of several.

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Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher is the heartrending tale of a teen suicide from the dual perspectives of Clay Jensen and Hannah Baker.

The author was inspired to write the novel based on incidents that happened in his high school. Hannah Baker, a sophomore at Liberty High School, committed suicide two weeks ago.

Before her death, she recorded. “Thirteen Reasons Why is a mystery, eulogy, and ceremony. Twenty or thirty times, I snapped the book shut when a sentence, an image, or a line of dialogue was too beautiful and painful.

But I, afraid and curious, would always return to this amazing : Penguin Young Readers Group. In many ways, this chapter recalls Max's arrival to Himmel Street.

In his illness, his feathery hair returns to twigs. He sleeps, only this time for much longer. Liesel continues to bring gifts from the outside world to Max, and she reads to him, hoping that words will be powerful enough to heal him. The image of the tear on Max's face is.Thirteen Reasons Why Summary.

The novel begins as our narrator, Clay Jensen, mails a mysterious package to someone named Jenny. We soon learn that the package contains the audiotaped suicide note of Hannah Baker, a girl Clay had a crush on before she killed herself about two weeks ago. Thirteen Reasons Why - Ebook written by Jay Asher.

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