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A mother's reckoning : living in the aftermath of tragedy / Sue Klebold.

Klebold, Sue, author.  

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  • 9 of 13 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 4 of 7 copies available at Blanchester Library.

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0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002051289 Nonfiction Checked out 02/26/2018
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177514 Nonfiction Available -
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177795 Nonfiction Checked out 02/15/2018
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177845 Nonfiction Available -
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177902 Nonfiction Available -
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177951 Nonfiction Available -
Blanchester Library 373.7888 KLE (Text) 39018002177969 Nonfiction Checked out 02/28/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101902752
  • ISBN: 1101902752
  • ISBN: 9781101902776
  • Physical Description: xxii, 305 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2016]
  • Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-292) and index.
Subject: Klebold, Sue.
Klebold, Dylan, 1981-1999.
Columbine High School (Littleton, Colo.)
Columbine High School Massacre, Littleton, Colo., 1999.
School shootings > Colorado > Littleton.
Mothers > Colorado > Littleton > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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A Mother's Reckoning : Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy
A Mother's Reckoning : Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy
by Klebold, Sue
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A Mother's Reckoning : Living in the Aftermath of Tragedy


On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes, they would kill twelve students and a teacher and wound twenty-four others before taking their own lives.   For the last sixteen years, Sue Klebold, Dylan's mother, has lived with the indescribable grief and shame of that day. How could her child, the promising young man she had loved and raised, be responsible for such horror? And how, as his mother, had she not known something was wrong? Were there subtle signs she had missed? What, if anything, could she have done differently?   These are questions that Klebold has grappled with every day since the Columbine tragedy. In  A Mother's Reckoning , she chronicles with unflinching honesty her journey as a mother trying to come to terms with the incomprehensible. In the hope that the insights and understanding she has gained may help other families recognize when a child is in distress, she tells her story in full, drawing upon her personal journals, the videos and writings that Dylan left behind, and on countless interviews with mental health experts.   Filled with hard-won wisdom and compassion,  A Mother's Reckoning  is a powerful and haunting book that sheds light on one of the most pressing issues of our time. And with fresh wounds from the recent Newtown and Charleston shootings, never has the need for understanding been more urgent.   All author profits from the book will be donated to research and to charitable organizations focusing on mental health issues.

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