Dave Cullen, author of Columbine

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"Tackles the hardest question of all: why?

Come away from Cullen's unflinching account with a deeper understanding of what drove these boys to kill."

Publishers Weekly — starred review





Buy Columbine   —   Autographed


Columbine Online--The online companion to COLUMBINE, and a powerful research tool            Using Columbine in schools: including Instructor Guide   


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Newtown & Aurora

My TV/radio commentary

– Newsweek: What Does a Killer Think?
My guide to the three classic types of mass murderer.

NY Times: Don't Jump to Conclusions.

– LA Times: Essential reading after Newtown: Columbine by Dave Cullen.









Columbine, the book

Edgar Award
Barnes & Noble Discover Award
Goodreads Choice Award
Top Education Book of 2009
The Truth About the Fact Award

LA Times Book Prize
American Library Association Alex Award
Audie Award
Abraham Lincoln High School Book Award
Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Award

New York Times
Los Angeles Times
Publishers Weekly
American Library Association
Entertainment Weekly
Chicago Tribune
American School Board Journal
Miami Herald
Bookmarks Magazine (UK)
Mother Jones
Washington Post Express
National Post (Canada)
New Haven Register
Oakland East Bay Express
New West
New London's The Day
Asia Literary Review