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The Resource We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin

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We Need to Talk About Kevin
Title
We Need to Talk About Kevin
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Summary
The inspiration for the film starring Tilda Swinton and John C. Reilly, this resonant story of a mother’s unsettling quest to understand her teenage son’s deadly violence, her own ambivalence toward motherhood, and the explosive link between them remains terrifyingly prescient.Eva never really wanted to be a mother. And certainly not the mother of a boy who murdered seven of his fellow high school students, a cafeteria worker, and a much–adored teacher in a school shooting two days before his sixteenth birthday.Neither nature nor nurture exclusively shapes a child's character. But Eva was always uneasy with the sacrifices and social demotion of motherhood. Did her internalized dislike for her own son shape him into the killer he’s become? How much is her fault?Now, two years later, it is time for her to come to terms with Kevin’s horrific rampage, all in a series of startlingly direct correspondences with her estranged..
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Shriver, Lionel
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dictionaries
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  • Literature
  • Fiction
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We Need to Talk About Kevin
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OVERDRIVE:348cd7a3-028f-4562-856d-aba5eb1a3962
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
Isbn
9781582438870
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
We Need to Talk About Kevin
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:348cd7a3-028f-4562-856d-aba5eb1a3962
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781582438870
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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