Books Jason Reynolds Books by Jason Reynolds Jason Reynolds has written books about: Young Adult Fiction Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Jason Reynolds NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2017's Great Reads December 5, 2017 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 350 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Author Interviews In 'Long Way Down,' The Ghosts Of Gun Violence Chill A Plan For Revenge October 30, 2017 Jason Reynolds' new book follows a 15-year-old who must make a crucial decision after the murder of his brother, all in the time it takes for an elevator to travel 60 seconds to the ground floor. In 'Long Way Down,' The Ghosts Of Gun Violence Chill A Plan For Revenge Listen · 7:20 7:20 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/560286304/560767537" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript All American Boys, by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely. Simon & Schuster hide caption toggle caption Simon & Schuster Code Switch 'All American Boys': A Young Adult Book About A Police Beating And A Hard Choice November 25, 2015 A new young adult book tells the story of a police beating from two perspectives: the black boy who was beaten, and a white boy who witnessed it. Review Book Reviews Try On 'Black Suit' For A Beautifully Real Approach To Grief January 8, 2015 Jason Reynolds' new young adult novel, The Boy in the Black Suit, begins on familiar ground. But this tale of a boy dealing with his mother's death is tragic, funny, hopeful and almost too realistic.