spring title for the popular Read It Forward series is novelist Jennifer
Brown’s Hate List.
When Valerie Leftman helps her boyfriend, Nick, create a hate
list, she has no idea that it will be used as a list to target victims in a
school shooting. Although the police absolve Valerie as a co-conspirator,
the people in her community think differently.
Get your FREE copy of Hate List at any Branch, while supplies last.
Then Read It Forward; and pass share Hate List along to a friend.
Bring your friends to hear Brown talk about her life and book on March 12
from 7-8 p.m. in Central
Library’s Creative Experience.
Brown the author of acclaimed young adult novels, Hate
List, Bitter End, Perfect Escape, and Thousand Words. Her debut
novel, Hate List, received three starred reviews and was selected as
an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, a VOYA “Perfect Ten,” and a School
Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Bitter End received starred
reviews from Publishers Weekly and VOYA and is listed on the YALSA 2012 Best
Fiction for Young Adults list.
firstname.lastname@example.org, find “SLPL
Teens” on Facebook, or call 314.539.0332 for more information.