Author: Marieke Nijkamp

Book Review: This is Where it Ends

Posted February 18, 2016 by Lyn Kaye in book review, Lyn / 10 Comments
Book Review: This is Where it Ends

On a certain level, it is comforting that art mirrors real life. In today’s fiction aimed at young readers, mass school shootings are not a rarity on the shelves.  Authors tweak their work to fit the audience, allowing them to find comfort, answers and escapism in books, media and literature. This is the second book on 2016 to feature the theme of a school shooting, and I am fairly certain that this is just the tip of the bloody iceburg. Some books aim to discuss the questions of after, the why and how. In Nijkamp’s novel, however, she places her more »