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Review: Going Underground (Susan Vaught)

Going Underground Susan Vaught 
Product Details:  Reading Level: YA Pages: 336 Publisher: Bloomsbury (September 13, 2011) ISBN: 1599906406 Source: ARC from publisher in exchange for an honest review


I thought this book was so incredible that I decided to re-post my review on its release day. EVERYONE should read this book. No. matter. what.
Del is a good kid who's been caught in horrible circumstances. At seventeen, he's trying to put his life together after an incident in his past that made him a social outcast-and a felon. As a result, he can't get into college; the only job he can find is digging graves; and when he finally meets a girl he might fall in love with, there's a sea of complications that threatens to bring the world crashing down around him again. But what has Del done? In flashbacks to Del's fourteenth year, we slowly learn the truth.  Del is guilty in the eyes of the law-- but readers will have to decide for themselves if he's truly lost his inno…