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Brad's life takes an unexpected turned when on the way home from a party he is abducted and beaten by two men. The next year of his life is spent dealing with the aftermath of this attack and with the feeling that he is being left behind by his brother and best friend Kevin.
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Once recovered Brad joins Kevin at the university where he joins Kevin's fraternity and is introduced to the world of hazing and acceptance. Brad's tragic past is brought to the surface as he faces the brothers' wrath.
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Plot & Themes

Family, love    -   Yes Special relationship with    -   brother Phys disability/mental struggle?    -   Yes Struggle with    -   general search for meaning

Subject of Biography

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   student Ethnicity    -   White Nationality    -   American


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   2 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast Century:    -   1980's-Present

Writing Style

Book makes you feel?    -   encouraged    -   like laughing If this is a kid's book:    -   Age 16-Adult Pictures/Illustrations?    -   None How much dialogue in bio?    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?    -   0-25% of book

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