About the book
Vernon Little is 15 and lives with his mother in Martirio, Texas. His best friend has just massacred 16 of their classmates before killing himself. The town wants vengeance and turns its sights on Vernon, who has just been arrested when he starts telling us his story.
Reviewed by Whitchurch reading Group
A very dodgy start but well worth persevering! Disturbing (if sometimes funny) picture of extreme modern society.
Star rating: ****