Book List in Order: 6 titles

  • Trey Burnes grew up above a funeral home run by his strange and sometimes frightening parents. Now 17, he's locked up on an adolescent psychiatric ward, where he tries to remember an often traumatic past-including, perhaps, an attempt on his life. As...


  • This achingly beautiful novel considers how to measure love when it has the power to both save and destroy. Levon Grady and Samantha Vash are both students at an alternative high school for high-achieving but troubled teens. They have been chosen ...


  • A chilling, unforgettable literary novel by the author of So Far Gone journeys into the mind of Earl Madden, a former Boston schoolteacher committed to a state mental hospital, who struggles to deal with the idea that he may have killed his wife as h...


  • A haunting, disturbing book about the life of a man on Massachusetts' death rowJack Connor is on death row for murdering his father, mother, and grandmother, and he is scheduled to be the first person executed in Massachusetts in fifty years. So Far...