Title Profile & Character Information

Thirteen Reasons Why

Annotation
When high school student Clay Jenkins receives a box in the mail containing thirteen cassette tapes recorded by his classmate Hannah, who committed suicide, he spends a bewildering and heartbreaking night crisscrossing their town, listening to Hannah's voice recounting the events leading up to her death.

Awards
2010  Garden State Teen Book Award
2009-2010  SCASL Book Award (South Carolina)
2010  Sequoyah Book Award

Characters
NameJenson, Clay
GenderMale
OccupationStudent

GenreYoung adult fiction
Family
Mystery
Suspense
TopicsSucide
Friendship
School
Rape
Automobile accidents
Death