This Is Where It Ends
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This Is Where It Ends

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10:00 a.m. The principal of Opportunity High School finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new semester and encouraging them to excel and achieve.

10:02 a.m. The students get up to leave the auditorium for their next class.

10:03 a.m. The auditorium doors won't open.

10:05 a.m. Someone starts shooting.

Told from four different perspectives over the span of fifty-four harrowing minutes, terror reigns as one student’s calculated revenge turns into the ultimate game of survival.

Title:This Is Where It Ends
Edition Language:English
ISBN:149262246X
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:285 pages

    This Is Where It Ends Reviews

  • Khanh (the meanie)
    Nov 02, 2015

    This book is a travesty. This book is, quite frankly, an insult to all the victims, direct and indirect, of school shootings. School shootings are a fairly new epidemic, one of the most well-known bei...

  • Emily May
    Jul 10, 2015

    We're not just fighting for survival - we're fighting for hope and a thousand tomorrows. I am so disappointed. So so disappointed. This Is Where It Ends promises a look at a frightening and very real...

  • Regan
    Feb 24, 2016

    3.5...

  • Rose
    May 26, 2015

    Initial reaction: I think my reaction to this book can be best summed up in something that I said in the context of the discussion I had with a few of my readerly friends:"I think this might be a clas...

  • Kelly (and the Book Boar)
    Jul 16, 2015

    Find all of my reviews at: http://52bookminimum.blogspot.com/Here’s another book I read nearly a month ago and never reviewed. This time it wasn’t because I’m lazy even though I am, it’s becau...

  • Marieke
    Jan 16, 2015

    TIWIE has a lot of things I'm very excited about, like queer girl main characters. And PoC main characters. And tragedy. And courage. And hope. And at least one wholly unintended Les Misérables refer...

  • Whitney Atkinson
    Aug 18, 2016

    3.5 starsThis book is simply unforgetable. It's the first book I've read about a school shooting, and it was just as horrifying and jarring as you would expect. I'm very glad i'm not in high school an...

  • Emma Giordano
    Apr 22, 2017

    This is a really hard one to review because on one hand, I think it is a fantastically written book that deserves all the praise, but on the other, it wasn't really for me and I did not enjoy it as mu...

  • Melissa ? Dog Lover ? Martin
    Sep 30, 2015

    It took me awhile to decide how to rate this book. I didn't connect with all of the characters but I still enjoyed the story. Although, in this case, I'm not sure enjoy is the right word. The story is...

  • Sue (Hollywood News Source)
    Jun 04, 2015

    This is going to be a controversial book. A teenager with a gun, shoots up a school filled with students. A terrorist.  Told over the span of 54 harrowing minutes from four different perspectives, te...