Synopsis

Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker—his classmate and crush—who committed suicide two weeks earlier.

On tape, Hannah explains that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out how he made the list.

Through Hannah and Clay’s dual narratives, debut author Jay Asher weaves an intricate and heartrending story of confusion and desperation that will deeply affect teen readers.

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Thirteen Reasons Why book

The #1 New York Times bestseller and modern classic that's been changing lives for a decade gets a gorgeous revamped cover and never-before-seen additional content, including:

  • An introduction from its award-winning author, Jay Asher;
  • The until-now-secret alternate ending for Hannah and Clay that almost was;
  • Early notes and ideas of how the story came to be;
  • Deleted scenes;
  • And more!

You can't stop the future.
You can't rewind the past.
The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play.

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 why 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 firsthand witness to Hannah's pain, and as he follows Hannah's recorded words throughout his town, what he discovers changes his life forever.

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Reader Reviews

“Best thing ever, its deep and emotional and its real, its a nonfiction and its perfect, it is a heart touching novel, I love the quote "you cant stop the future, you cant rewind the past, the only way to learn the secrets is to press play." Its genius, no second thoughts on reading it again, its great.”

“its beautiful, simply beautiful ...and of course,... breathtaking.”

“This book is beyond amazing. I just finished reading it and I have to say that I just got it yesterday and I couldnt put it down. I was looking for a good book to read and instead I got an outstanding book ! So thanks you Jay Asher !”

“This book changed my life. Gave me more hope. And I encourage people to read this book. Especially my best friend, because for a while I saw her as Hannah. Without this book Im not sure Id have the courage to stand up like I can today.”

“This book is AMAZING! I couldnt put it down. LOVE IT!!”

THIS BOOK CHANGED MY LIFE
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