By David Levithan
First there's a prior to, after which there's an After. . . .
The lives of 3 teens--Claire, Jasper, and Peter--are altered ceaselessly on September eleven, 2001. Claire, a highschool junior, has to get to her more youthful brother in his school room. Jasper, a faculty sophomore from Brooklyn, wakes to his parents' frantic calls from Korea, puzzling over if he's ok. Peter, a classmate of Claire's, has to make his as far back as institution as every thing occurs round him.
Here are 3 teenagers whose intertwining lives are reshaped via this catastrophic occasion. As each one will get to grasp the opposite, their moments develop into wound round each one other's in a fashion that ends up in new understandings, new friendships, and new degrees of understanding for the realm round them and the folks shut by.
David Levithan has written a unique of loss and grief, but additionally considered one of wish and redemption as his characters slowly discover ways to circulate ahead of their lives, regardless of being replaced ceaselessly.
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