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The Resource A mother's reckoning : living in the aftermath of tragedy, Sue Klebold

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

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A mother's reckoning : living in the aftermath of tragedy
Title
A mother's reckoning
Title remainder
living in the aftermath of tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Sue Klebold
Title variation
mothers reckoning
Title variation remainder
living in the aftermath of tragedy
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. In a matter of minutes, they killed twelve students and a teacher and wounded 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? Here she chronicles her journey as a mother trying to come to terms with the incomprehensible, shedding light on one of the most pressing issues of our time. 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
Summary
The mother of one of the two shooters at Columbine High School draws on personal recollections, journal entries and video recordings to piece together what led to her son's unpredicted breakdown and share insights into how other families might recognize warning signs
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10470269
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
373.09788/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB3013.33.C6
LC item number
K55 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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living in the aftermath of tragedy
Label
A mother's reckoning : living in the aftermath of tragedy, Sue Klebold
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Andrew Solomon -- Part I: The last people on earth. "There's been a shooting at Columbine High School" ; Slivers of glass ; Someone else's life ; A resting place ; Premonition ; Boyhood ; One mother to another ; A place of sorrow ; Life with grief ; The end of denial -- Part II: Toward understanding. The depths of his despair ; Fateful dynamic ; Pathway to suicide: Dylan's junior year ; Pathway to suicide: Dylan's senior year ; Collateral damage ; A new awareness ; Judgment ; The wrong question -- Conclusion: Knowable folds
Control code
20479536
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781101902752
Lccn
2015018513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn914156891
Label
A mother's reckoning : living in the aftermath of tragedy, Sue Klebold
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Andrew Solomon -- Part I: The last people on earth. "There's been a shooting at Columbine High School" ; Slivers of glass ; Someone else's life ; A resting place ; Premonition ; Boyhood ; One mother to another ; A place of sorrow ; Life with grief ; The end of denial -- Part II: Toward understanding. The depths of his despair ; Fateful dynamic ; Pathway to suicide: Dylan's junior year ; Pathway to suicide: Dylan's senior year ; Collateral damage ; A new awareness ; Judgment ; The wrong question -- Conclusion: Knowable folds
Control code
20479536
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781101902752
Lccn
2015018513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn914156891

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