Long Way Down

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About The Book

Jason Reynolds’s Newbery Honor and Coretta Scott King Honor–winning, #1 New York Times bestselling novel Long Way Down is now a gripping, galvanizing graphic novel, with haunting artwork by Danica Novgorodoff.

Will’s older brother, Shawn, has been shot.
Dead.
Will feels a sadness so great, he can’t explain it. But in his neighborhood, there are THE RULES:

No. 1: Crying.
Don’t.
No matter what.

No. 2: Snitching
Don’t.
No matter what.

No. 3: Revenge
Do.
No matter what.

But bullets miss. You can get the wrong guy. And there’s always someone else who knows to follow the rules…

About The Author

J. Reddington

Jason Reynolds is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, a Newbery Award Honoree, a Printz Award Honoree, National Book Award Honoree, a Kirkus Award winner, a two-time Walter Dean Myers Award winner, an NAACP Image Award Winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors. The American Booksellers Association’s 2017 and 2018 spokesperson for Indies First, his many books include When I Was the Greatest, The Boy in the Black SuitAll American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series (GhostPatinaSunny, and Lu), and Long Way Down, which received both a Newbery Honor and a Printz Honor. He lives in Washington, DC. You can find his ramblings at JasonWritesBooks.com.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio (October 24, 2017)
  • Runtime: 1 hour and 43 minutes
  • ISBN13: 9781508241584
  • Grades: 7 and up
  • Ages: 12 - 99

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Awards and Honors

  • ALA Newbery Honor Book
  • ALA Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book
  • ALA Notable Children's Books
  • CCBC Choices (Cooperative Children's Book Council)
  • Abraham Lincoln Book Award Master List (IL)
  • CBC/NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Book
  • ILA Young Adults' Choices
  • ALA Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book
  • Chicago Public Library's Best of the Best
  • NYPL Best Books for Teens
  • NCTE Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts
  • YALSA Teens Top Ten (TTT) Nominee
  • Great Lakes Great Books Master List (MI)
  • ILA Notable Books for a Global Society
  • Sequoyah Young Adult Master List (OK)
  • North Carolina Young Adult Book Award Nominee
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award
  • ALA Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
  • Amelia Elizabeth Walden Finalist (NCTE/ALAN)
  • ALA/YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults - Top Ten
  • Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year Selection Title
  • ALA Notable Children's Recording
  • Odyssey Honor for Audio
  • National Book Award Longlist
  • Texas Tayshas Reading List TOP TEN
  • Pennsylvania Reader's Choice Award Nominee
  • Amazing Audiobooks for YA
  • Wisconsin State Reading Association's Reading List
  • Eliot Rosewater High School Master List
  • Virginia Readers’ Choice Award
  • Walter Dean Myers Award
  • Arnold Adoff Poetry Award
  • Oregon Reader's Choice Award Nominee
  • Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Award Intermediate Masterlist
  • Great Texas Mosquito List

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