All the Bright PlacesBook - 2015
From Library Staff
Told in alternating voices, when Theodore Finch and Violet Markey meet on the ledge of the bell tower at school—both teetering on the edge. It's the beginning of an unlikely relationship when two teens' desire to heal and save one another.
CRRL_Christine Feb 06, 2017
Two seniors from very different places on the social ladder find themselves connecting after they both try to commit suicide.
CRRL_RachelPlacchetti Oct 06, 2016
Violet lost her sister in a car crash; Finch has an abusive dad and a bleak home life. When they meet on the roof of the school bell tower, it's a chance encounter that changes both of their lives forever.
CRRLAdults Apr 27, 2016
Theodore Finch, the Freak, and Violet Markey, a popular kid, seem to have nothing in common until a chance meeting on the ledge of their school's bell tower.
Theodore Finch and Violet Markey are unlikely friends, but when Finch saves Violet from a suicidal leap, their lives intertwine in the search for a perfect day.
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"May your eye go to the Sun, To the wind your soul.... You are all the colors in one, at full brightness."
Sorry wastes time. You have to live your life like you'll never be sorry. It's easier just to do the right thing from the start so there's nothing to apologize for.
Sometimes there's beauty in the tough words - it's all in how you read them.
The great thing about this life of ours is that you can be someone different to everybody.
It's so lovely to be lovely to the one I love.
"For what it's worth, you showed me something, Ultraviolet- there is such a thing as a perfect day."
"But winter is here, and I don't know where I'll be by spring. And she's named for a flower, and her father hates me, and I want her to know that I'm thinking of her and that this isn't a season of death but one for living."
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