Fifteen-year-old Jeff wakes up on New Year’s Day to find himself in the hospital. Make that the psychiatric ward. With the nutjobs. Never mind the bandages on his wrists, clearly this is all a huge mistake. Jeff is perfectly fine, perfectly normal—not like the other kids in the hospital with him.... show more
Fifteen-year-old Jeff wakes up on New Year’s Day to find himself in the hospital. Make that the psychiatric ward. With the nutjobs. Never mind the bandages on his wrists, clearly this is all a huge mistake. Jeff is perfectly fine, perfectly normal—not like the other kids in the hospital with him. They’ve got problems. But a funny thing happens as Jeff’s forty-five-day sentence drags on: the crazies start to seem less crazy. . . .Compelling, witty, and refreshingly real, Suicide Notes is a darkly comic novel that examines that fuzzy line between “normal” and the rest of us.
Publish date: September 7th 2010
Pages no: 295
Edition language: English
I was not expecting a lot of this book to turn out the way it did, and I like that. Jeff starts out seemingly confused. He has no clue why he is here and holds to that line for quite some time. As he starts making friends with those around him, the ones he considered oh-so-crazy, we start to peel ...
If you haven't read this, you need to soon. I love Jeff. He's sarcastic, funny and easy to relate to. He says some very witty things, and for a book about suicide, there were some pretty funny moments that made me LOL. He also says some very introspective things too. I like that [spoiler] the autho...
This book didn't end up being what I was hoping. It isn't' bad but I didn't find it as good as the reviews made it seem. I like the journal format used, the days marking the protagonists stay. That made it lighter and easier to read.It is interesting and has some pretty good parts too, the end is a ...
“If you ever manage to become perfect, you have to die instantly before you ruin things for everyone else.” It was my third book of Michael Thomas Ford and he didn't disappoint me. The first one, [b:The Road Home|10324874|The Road Home|Michael Thomas Ford|https://d.gr-assets.com/books/1348881736s/1...
4.5 StarsWasn't what I was expecting but it was still a great witty and heartwarming novel. A must read for everyone!
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