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Rumble (Reprint) (Paperback) (Ellen Hopkins)

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Does it get better? The New York Times bestselling author of Crankand Tricks explores the highly charged landscapes of bullying and forgiveness in this “strong and worthy” (Kirkus Reviews) novel.Matthew Turner knows it doesn’t get better.His younger brother Luke was bullied mercilessly after one of Matt’s friends outed Luke to the whole school, and when Luke called Matt—on the brink of suicide—Matt was too wrapped up in his new girlfriend to answer the phone. Now Luke is gone, and Matt’s family is falling apart.No matter what his girlfriend Hayden says about forgiveness, there’s no way Matt’s letting those he blames off the hook—including himself. As Matt spirals further into bitterness, he risks losing Hayden, the love of his life. But when her father begins to pressure the school board into banning books because of their homosexual content, he begins to wonder if he and Hayden ever had anything in common.With brilliant sensitivity and emotional resonance, bestselling author Ellen Hopkins’sRumble explores bullying and suicide in a powerful story that examines the value of forgiveness and reconciliation.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 546
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Atheism
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Age Range: Teen
Author: Ellen Hopkins
Language: English
Street Date: February 2, 2016
TCIN: 50506576
UPC: 9781442482852
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-6983
$10.99

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