Hate List

Hate List The Powerful And Timely Contemporary Classic By Jennifer Brown Now Including The Bonus Hate List Novella Say Something Five Months Ago, Valerie Leftman S Boyfriend, Nick, Opened Fire On Their School Cafeteria Shot Trying To Stop Him, Valerie Inadvertently Saved The Life Of A Classmate, But Was Implicated In The Shootings Because Of The List She Helped Create A List Of People And Things She And Nick Hated The List He Used To Pick His Targets.Now, After A Summer Of Seclusion, Val Is Forced To Confront Her Guilt As She Returns To School To Complete Her Senior Year Haunted By The Memory Of The Boyfriend She Still Loves And Navigating Rocky Relationships With Her Family, Former Friends, And The Girl Whose Life She Saved, Val Must Come To Grips With The Tragedy That Took Place And Her Role In It, In Order To Make Amends And Move On With Her Life.Jennifer Brown S Critically Acclaimed Novel Now Features A Brand New Cover And The Bonus Novella Say Something, Another Arresting Story That Digs Deeper Into The Powerful Themes Of Hate List. People do it all the time assume that they know what s going on in someone else s head That s impossible And to think it s possible is a mistake A really big mistake A life ruining one if you re not carefulThis is the kind of story I was hoping for when I read This Is Where It Ends a book that promised to delve into the darkness of school shootings, but never moved past a surface view of mindlessly evil shooter vs poor victims Hate List, on the other hand, is dark, psychologicalPeople do it all the time assume that they know what s going on in someone else s head That s impossible And to think it s possible is a mistake A really big mistake A life ruining one if you re not carefulThis is the kind of story I was hoping for when I read This Is Where It Ends a book that promised to delve into the darkness of school shootings, but never moved past a surface view of mindlessly evil shooter vs poor victims Hate List, on the other hand, is dark, psychological, sad and angering.So many things were running through my head while reading this upsetting novel One was an Abigail Haas quoteWouldn t we all look guilty, if someone searched hard enough
3.5 stars After sitting on my thoughts for a day, I feel like I can t review this book with any sort of polished thought process, so I m just going to let my fingers type out whatever comes to mind I think this book probably deserves a 4 star plus rating because it is a story worth telling and a story worth reading, but a few things held me back from going higher.1 The
Three words Powerful, thought provoking, riveting.The story initially jumps between the actual shooting in May and then following September when, Valerie is preparing to head back to school Then it focuses on Valerie s senior year and the after math of the shooting itself It s also laced with newspaper articles throughout the first half or so These aspects really added a certain dynamic to the novel, and made it one that particularly stands out in my mind.The
What a disappointing book GAH I m so mad.Whiny heroine, whiny parents, whiny brother, whiny friends I just can t stand it And why is she trying to force the idea that Nick was still a good guy even if he shot and killed several people Don t fucking make excuses for him Ugh I mean seriously, the dad threatened to disown the girl The mom told her outright that she ruined her life for simply loving the wrong guy She wasn t even the criminal and yet her family treats her like one What kind What a disappointing book GAH I m so mad.Whiny heroine, whiny parents, whiny brother, whiny friends I just can t stand it And why is she trying to force the idea that Nick was still a good guy even if he shot and killed several people Don t fucking make excuses for him Ugh I mean seriously, the dad threatened to disown the girl The mom told her outright that she ruined her life for sim
This book reminded me of the song Pumped up Kicks by Foster the People It goes something like this All the other kids with the pumped up kicks, You better run, better run, outrun my gun All the other kids with the pumped up kicks,You better run, better run, faster than my bullet.In the song, the shooter s name was Robert while the guy in this book was named Nick.Nick was not a violent person.At first glance, you won t even
If you are a student, then it is highly likely that you know about the constant fear of someone running on a killing spree in your school building or your university If not, then at least you probably have relatives or friends who could potentially be involved in such a tragedy, just as everyone can possibly become a victim to such a horrifying scenario That s what this book is about the way an entire school deals with a killing spree after Nick Levil opened fire in the school cafeteria, kill If you are a student, then it is highly likely that you know about the constant fear of someone running on a killing spree in your school building or your university If not, then at least you probably have relatives or friends who could potentially be involved in such a tragedy, just as everyone can possibly become a victim to such a horrifying scenario That s what this book is about the wa
4.5 starsIt s been five months Five months since that tragic day That day when Nick decides to open fire on his school cafeteria killing those who were on the Hate List That list, which was written by him and his girlfriend Valerie, classified all those that used to torment them both during the school day Students, bullies, teachers, popular kids several of them were shot by Nick until Valerie tries to stop the slaughter, inadvertently saves a classmate and ends up being shot in the leg i 4.5 starsIt s been five months Five months since that tragic day That day when Nick decides to open fire on his school cafeteria killing those who were on the Hate List That list, which was written by him and his girlfriend Valerie, classified all those that used to torment them both during the school day Students, bullies, teachers, popular kids several of them were shot by Nick until Valerie tries to stop the slaughter, inadvertently saves a classmate and ends up being shot in the leg in the process After spending months in the hospital, where she is treated like a potential sus
I genuinely believe this is a life changing book it s definitely made me think differently about life Wow Just, wow FULL REVIEW BELOW You know when you hear someone say, One day, you will find a book that will change the way you think about life Yeah Well for me, that book was Hate List.This book is one which hasn t got the most action packed plot, yet is rather driven by the stunning, multi layered characters Valerie, our main protagonist was such an interesting character to read abo I genuinely believe this is a life changing book it s definitely made me think differently about life Wow Just, wow FULL REVIEW BELOW You know when you
A WISE MAN ONCE SAID.Oh, don t roll your eyes He IS wiseOVERVIEW People hate That s our reality People hate and are hated and carry grudges and want punishments I don t know if it s possible to take hate away from people Not even people like us, who ve seen firsthand what hate can do We re all hurting We re all going to be hurting for a long time And we, probablythan anyone else out there, will be searching for a new reality every day A better one But in order to c A WISE MAN ONCE SAID.Oh, don t roll your eyes He IS wiseOVERVIEW People hate That s our reality People hate and are hated and carry grudges and want punishments I don t know if it s possible to take hate away from people Not even people like us, who ve seen firsthand what hate can do We re all hurting We re all going to be hurting for a long time And we, probablythan anyone else out there, will be searching for a new reality every day A better one But in order to change reality you have to be willing to listen and to learn And to hear To actually hear Five months ago, Valerie Leftman was implicated in a tragic event that occurred in her high school s cafeteria Now she has to return to those same halls and people who
Hate List is one of those rare finds that leaves you completely stunned and quite literally sends your emotions running around in circles.As I was reading Hate List I found myself on the edge of my seat wanting to knowabout everything in the book I really loved Valerie as a character, I found myself feeling so bad for her I hated the way that almost everyone treated her I think that in a way I found Valerie to be so relatable was because she had flaws and she wasn t perfect, she was a t Hate List is one of those rare finds that leaves you completely stunned and quite literally sends your emotions running around in circles.As I was reading Hate List I found myself on the edge of my seat wanting to knowabout everything in the book I really loved Valerie as a character, I found myself feeling so bad for her I hated the way that almost everyone treated her I think that in a way I found Valerie to be so relatable was because she had flaws and she wasn t perfect, she was a typical girl.I loved how Jennifer Brown put together the novel with the main story but also some newspaper articles about the incident It all tied nicely together and created one very good book.The ending was incredibly emotional and I felt tears

Epub ➜ Hate List  Author Jennifer Brown – Rarefishingbooks.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 528 pages
  • Hate List
  • Jennifer Brown
  • English
  • 06 June 2017
  • 0316556785