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Formatted Contents Note: On a Monday in August of 1966, a student and former marine named Charles Whitman hauled a footlocker of guns to the top of the University of Texas tower and began firing on pedestrians below. Before his rampage was over, sixteen people would be killed and thirty-two wouned. It was the first mass shooting of civilians on a campus in American history. This novel follows three students caught up in the massacre: Shelly, who left her math class and walked directly into the path of the bullets, and two cousins, Wyatt and Jack, who rushed from their classrooms to help the victims. On this day, a relationship began that wouldl eventually entangle these three young people in a forbidden love affair, an illicit pregnancy, and a vow of secrecy that would span forty years. In this story of a woman determined to make peace with herself, and with a history that will not let her go, the author explores the ways in which we sustain ourselves and each other when the unthinkable happens. -- From book jacket.
Summary, etc.: On a Monday in August of 1966, a student and former marine named Charles Whitman hauled a footlocker of guns to the top of the University of Texas tower and began firing on pedestrians below. Before his rampage was over, sixteen people would be killed and thirty-two wouned. It was the first mass shooting of civilians on a campus in American history. This novel follows three students caught up in the massacre: Shelly, who left her math class and walked directly into the path of the bullets, and two cousins, Wyatt and Jack, who rushed from their classrooms to help the victims. On this day, a relationship began that wouldl eventually entangle these three young people in a forbidden love affair, an illicit pregnancy, and a vow of secrecy that would span forty years. In this story of a woman determined to make peace with herself, and with a history that will not let her go, the author explores the ways in which we sustain ourselves and each other when the unthinkable happens. -- From book jacket.
Subject: College students Fiction
Campus violence Fiction
School shootings Fiction
Colleges and universities Fiction
Adoption Fiction
Secrets Fiction
School shootings Fiction
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Psychological fiction.
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