Marieke Nijkamp will launch her debut YA novel This Is Where It Ends at Books of Wonder in New York City on January 5.
In This Is Where It Ends, the principal of Opportunity, Alabama’s high school finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new semester and encouraging them to excel and achieve. The students get up to leave the auditorium for their next class. The auditorium doors won’t open. Someone starts shooting.
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