The Fault in Our Stars meets Eleanor and Park in this exhilarating and heart-wrenching love story about a girl who learns to live from a boy who intends to die.
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Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him.
Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation, when she can escape her Indiana town and her aching grief in the wake of her sisterâs recent death.
When Finch and Violet meet on the ledge of the bell tower at school, itâs unclear who saves whom. And when they pair up on a project to discover the ânatural wondersâ of their state, both Finch and Violet make more important discoveries: Itâs only with Violet that Finch can be himselfâa weird, funny, live-out-loud guy whoâs not such a freak after all. And itâs only with Finch that Violet can forget to count away the days and start living them. But as Violetâs world grows, Finchâs begins to shrink.
This is an intense, gripping novel perfect for fans of Jay Asher, Rainbow Rowell, John Green, Gayle Forman, and Jenny Downham from a talented new voice in YA, Jennifer Niven.