"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."
Newtown & Aurora
– My TV/radio commentary
– Newsweek: What Does a Killer Think?
My guide to the three classic types of mass murderers.
– NY Times: Don't Jump to Conclusions. My op-ed.
– LA Times: Essential reading after Newtown: Columbine by Dave Cullen.
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
Abraham Lincoln High School Book Award
Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Award
New York Times
Los Angeles Times
American Library Association
American School Board Journal
Bookmarks Magazine (UK)
Washington Post Express
National Post (Canada)
New Haven Register
Oakland East Bay Express
New London's The Day
Asia Literary Review