Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

Rule #1: No Crying

Rule #2: No Snitching

Rule #3: Get Revenge

These are the three rules taught to Will by his brother, who learned it from their father, who learned it from his brother, who learned it from their father. Will’s brother has been killed, shot dead, and Will is sure he knows who did it. But Rule # 2 and 3; no snitching and get revenge. The day after his brother is shot dead, Will gets into his buildings elevator, heading down to find the guy who killed his brother and get revenge. On the elevator ride down, ghosts from his past try and talk some sense into Will and he begins to question himself. Is he cut out for revenge and is he sure it was Riggs, his brother’s former friend, who killed him? Click here to reserve your copy of Long Way Down.

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