Upon returning home, Clay finds a box with his name on it on his front porch. Inside are 13 cassettes, recorded by Hannah Baker, his classmate who committed suicide just 2 weeks earlier. On the tape, Hannah explains there are 13 reasons why she did it, and Clay is one of them. If he listens, he'll find out why, even though it will change his life forever. Thought-provoking debut, in the style of Jodi Picoult
You can't stop the future. You can't rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play.
Clay Jensen comes home from school to find outside his front door a mysterious box with his name on it. Inside he discovers a series of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker - his classmate and crush. Only, she committed suicide two weeks earlier. On the first tape, Hannah explains that there are 13 reasons why she did what she did - and Clay is one of them. If he listens, Clay will find out how he got onto the list - what he hears will change his life forever.