Golden boy Ezra Faulkner believes everyone has a tragedy
waiting for them—a single encounter after which everything that really matters
will happen. His particular tragedy waited until he was primed to lose it all:
In one spectacular night, a reckless driver shatters Ezra’s knee, his athletic
career, and his social life.
No longer a front-runner for homecoming king, Ezra finds
himself at the table of misfits, where he encounters new girl Cassidy Thorpe.
Cassidy is unlike anyone Ezra’s ever met—achingly effortless and fiercely
Together, Ezra and Cassidy discover flash mobs, buried
treasure, and a poodle that might just be the reincarnation of Jay Gatsby. But
as Ezra dives into his new studies, new friendships, and new love, he learns
that some people, like books, are easy to misread. And now he must consider: If
one’s singular tragedy has already hit, what happens when more misfortune
Robyn Schneider’s The
Beginning of Everything is a lyrical, witty, and heart-wrenching novel
about how difficult it is to play the part that people expect, and how new
beginnings can stem from abrupt and tragic endings. Download and start listening now!