K J’s book “A Shattered New Start”

Category: Young Adult Fiction

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About the Book

Jonathan Winters doesn’t know it yet, but he is about to have an unimaginable school year. Not only is it his first day in an unfamiliar school, but he encounters Ryan, Rabbit Hill Academy’s notorious bully. His life is never the same after that.

Ryan Bellows doesn’t know it yet either, but he also is about to have an unimaginable school year. Ryan bullies to gain popularity and to help him forget his woes. His tormenting is relentless until the day he is summoned to the principal’s office to find two police officers.

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This is what people are saying

Very good book! It had a great message! Loved the slogan at the end. I enjoyed how it had perspectives from many different people, so you never felt torn between characters. You felt a part of most of them.    – Marisa

I really enjoyed this book and ended up reading it in one sitting. There were a few unexpected turns that easily moved the book along. Written from multiple viewpoints, this book gives a perspective into bullying that was unique. The characters are well written and easy to identify with.  – Carmen

About the Author

Bullies infuriate K J Sommer. He is a retired school teacher who writes from his experiences as a veteran teacher of 35 years. K J Sommer has dealt with every kind of school bully there is, and comforted their victims. He has helped students deal with many of the challenges today’s youth face. His message to bullies, and their victims, is a powerful one.

KJ has written for his hometown’s history book, Wagon Trails in the Sod, and in the town of Vermilion’s history book, Vermilion Memories II.  He was also involved in the creation of his hometown’s first history book, Leaves of the Parkland.  KJ is published in the December/January 2020 issue of the Our Canada magazine. He also is an avid blogger who has written numerous blog posts on his blog: Sommer Season All Year.