The Last Message Received by Emily TrunkoThe Last Message Received by Emily Trunko

The Last Message Received

byEmily Trunko

Hardcover | January 10, 2017

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Named one of the Top 10 Most Viral Blogs by Mashable, the Tumblr The Last Message Receivedcreated by 16-year-old Emily Trunko—is now available as a gift book!
 
What if a message someone sends you today is the last you’ll ever receive from them? Would you respond differently, or even at all, if you knew that the end of a friendship, a brutal breakup, or worse might be coming, and that this might be your only chance?
 
The collection The Last Message Received includes over a hundred final text messages, social media posts, emails, and more. Adapted from the popular Tumblr The Last Message Received—followed by more than 85,000 people and selected as a finalist for the Shorty Award—the Last Message Received book features sudden endings and the type of loss that will inspire readers to reflect on what’s essential in their own lives and the importance of celebrating the people they love every day.
 
Includes exclusive content not available on Tumblr!

"The emotional gravitas on display is not to be denied." —Kirkus

"Readers will return to this volume again and again, especially those in need of a bit of reassurance about the world." —SLJ
 

Praise for the Tumblr The Last Message Received

 
“The Last Message Received Tumblr will break your heart.” —Refinery 29
 
“Get some tissues. Scratch that. Get all the tissues.” —Cosmopolitan
 
“It’s moving to see that other people have been through similar situations, and let’s face it, we’ve all received messages that we can’t stop thinking about.” —Teen Vogue
Emily Trunko is an astonishing 16-year-old girl from the small town of Copley, Ohio. At age eleven, she started a book review blog called On Emily's Bookshelf, and at age fourteen she created The Clover Chain Project--dedicated to pairing up teens struggling with similar issues, which attracted local media attention. Emily created two ...
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Title:The Last Message ReceivedFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 8.25 × 6.25 × 0.65 inPublished:January 10, 2017Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0399557768

ISBN - 13:9780399557767

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool I like the idea of taking social media posts, text messages and emails and incorporating them into a book. In today's tech savvy world, it will appeal to a lot of people.
Date published: 2017-02-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really Good This book really make you rethink the things you say on social media and is a great book for teens to look at how they act online
Date published: 2017-01-21