Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

The female of the species

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(2)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 6 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
980L
Description

Edgar Award-winning author Mindy McGinnis delivers a riveting contemporary YA novel that examines rape culture through alternating perspectives. A stunning, unforgettable page-turner.

Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn't feel bad about it.

Three years ago, when her older sister, Anna, was murdered and the killer walked free, Alex uncaged the language she knows best--the language of violence.

While her own crime goes unpunished, Alex knows she can't be trusted among other people. Not with Jack, the star athlete who wants to really know her but still feels guilty over the role he played the night Anna's body was discovered. And not with Peekay, the preacher's kid with a defiant streak who befriends Alex while they volunteer at an animal shelter. Not anyone.

As their senior year unfolds, Alex's darker nature breaks out, setting these three teens on a collision course that will change their lives forever.

2017 Tayshas List Selection * YALSA Top 10 Best YA Fiction of 2017 * School Libray Journal Best of 2016 * Junior Library Guild Selection * The Globe and Mail Best Books of 2016 * Bustle's Best Young Adult Books of 2016 * Mashable's 8 Best YA Books of 2016 * Seventeen's 10 Best YA Books of 2016 * CCBC Choices 2017 * 2018-2019 Louisiana Readers' Choice Award Nominee * 2019 & 2020 Choose to Read Ohio Booklist

Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780062320896
9780062570291
9780062320919
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
980L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID a1a5d2c6-d9e0-a3b3-bf1b-464284a72c8d
Full title female of the species
Author mcginnis mindy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 15:55:18PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 11
accelerated_reader_reading_level 6
author Mindy McGinnis
author_display McGinnis, Mindy
available_at_school Antioch High, Cane Ridge High, East Nashville Magnet High, Glencliff High, Harris Hillman School, Hillsboro High, Hillwood High, Hunter's Lane High, MLK Jr. Magnet, Maplewood High, Martin Professional Development Center, McGavock High, Nashville School of the Arts, Overton High, Pearl-Cohn High, Stratford STEM High, Whites Creek High
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Antioch High - Teen Fiction, Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction, East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction, Glencliff High - Teen Fiction, Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction, Hillsboro High - Teen Fiction, Hillwood High - Teen Fiction, Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction, MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction, Maplewood High - Teen Fiction, Martin Professional Development Center - Teen Fiction, McGavock High - Teen Fiction, Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction, Overton High - Teen Fiction, Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction, Stratford High - Teen Fiction, Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction
display_description Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn't feel bad about it. When her older sister, Anna, was murdered three years ago and the killer walked free, Alex uncaged the language she knows best. The language of violence.
format_category_school Audio Books, Books, eBook
format_school Book, eAudiobook, eBook
id a1a5d2c6-d9e0-a3b3-bf1b-464284a72c8d
isbn 9780062320896, 9780062320919, 9780062570291
item_details ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980118|Donelson - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction McGinni|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||DO||, ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980126|Edmondson Pike - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction McGinni|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||EP||, ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980159|Southeast - Teen Fiction|YA Fiction McGinni|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||SE||, ils:CARL0000491699|A02193330|Martin Professional Development Center - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||77655||, ils:CARL0000491699|B00770438|Harris Hillman - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||65397||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234833|Antioch High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||60110||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234834|Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||61182||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234835|Nashville School of the Arts - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||62242||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234836|East Nashville Magnet High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||63290||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234837|Glencliff High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||64325||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234838|Hillsboro High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||66435||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234839|Hillwood High - Teen Fiction|THRIL F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||67440||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234841|Hunter's Lane High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6A452||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234842|MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6C497||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234844|McGavock High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6D532||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234845|Maplewood High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6E550||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234846|Overton High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6F615||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234847|Pearl-Cohn High - Teen Fiction|F G MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6G632||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234848|Stratford High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6H705||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234849|Whites Creek High - Teen Fiction|F MCG|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||6I787||, overdrive:15799d61-e1f2-48fc-bf4d-455b5ae708b9|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||, overdrive:b5f9e496-e63b-406d-9125-2950675d60b1|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,OverDrive Read,Kindle Book|Checked Out||||
itype_school , Book
last_indexed 2018-05-21T20:55:18.377Z
lexile_score 980
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction, Novels
local_callnumber_school F G MCG, F MCG, THRIL F MCG
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Antioch High, Cane Ridge High, East Nashville Magnet High, Glencliff High, Harris Hillman School, Hillsboro High, Hillwood High, Hunter's Lane High, MLK Jr. Magnet, Maplewood High, Martin Professional Development Center, McGavock High, Nashville School of the Arts, Overton High, Pearl-Cohn High, Stratford STEM High, Whites Creek High
primary_isbn 9780062320896
publishDate 2016
record_details ils:CARL0000491699|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers,|[2016]|341 pages ; 22 cm., overdrive:15799d61-e1f2-48fc-bf4d-455b5ae708b9|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|HarperCollins|2016|, overdrive:b5f9e496-e63b-406d-9125-2950675d60b1|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2016|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980118|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980126|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000491699|35192048980159|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000491699|A02193330|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|B00770438|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234833|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234834|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234835|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234836|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234837|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234838|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234839|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234841|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234842|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234844|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234845|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234846|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234847|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234848|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, ils:CARL0000491699|QQ00234849|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:15799d61-e1f2-48fc-bf4d-455b5ae708b9|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||, overdrive:b5f9e496-e63b-406d-9125-2950675d60b1|-1|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet High school students -- Fiction, Revenge -- Fiction
title_display The female of the species
title_full The Female of the Species, The female of the species / Mindy McGinnis
title_short The female of the species
title_sub
topic_facet High school students, Revenge, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature