Source:Little, Brown and Co., Volume 1st, New York, p.408 (2009)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3602 .R6985 H38 2009
Keywords:American Library Association Best Books for YA 2010, Dysfunctional families--Juvenile fiction, Emotional problems of teenagers--Juvenile fiction, Emotional problems--Fiction, Family problems--Fiction, Forgiveness--Fiction, Forgiveness--Juvenile fiction, High schools--Fiction, High schools--Juvenile fiction, School Library Journal Best Books 2009, School shootings--Fiction, School shootings--Juvenile fiction, Schools--Fiction, Schools--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Sixteen-year-old Valerie, whose boyfriend Nick committed a school shooting at the end of their junior year, struggles to cope with integrating herself back into high school life, unsure herself whether she was a hero or a villain.
Lexile 760; ages 13-up; book level 4.9; realistic fiction