Book, 2007, 288 pages, Young Adult
Listed on multiple best books of the year lists, this novel has won effusive praise for young adult reading. Clay Jensen’s life was never the same after he listened to Hannah Baker’s tapes. Through the night he listens to the tapes Hannah recorded before she completed her suicide. The words are where he learns that he is in some way responsible for her death. He follows Hannah’s recorded words throughout their small town and what he discovers changes his life forever.