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 Baker — his classmate and crush — who committed suicide two weeks earlier.
Hannah’s voice tells him that there are thirteen reasons she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out why.
Clay spends the night crisscrossing his town with Hannah as his guide. He becomes a first-hand witness to Hannah’s pain, and learns the truth about himself — a truth he never wanted to face.
(Story synopsis from book cover)
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher has been on my reading list for a while now, however I just got around to reading this book over Thanksgiving Break. I had heard mixed reviews about the book, but I can truly say Continue reading