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Chain Reaction: A Call to Compassionate Revolution

4.13 of 5 stars 4.13  ·  rating details  ·  99 ratings  ·  11 reviews
Rachel Scott and her killer Eric Harris both talked about starting a "chain reaction." Eric used violence to kill and destroy at Columbine High School. But Rachel chose another path. In a personal creed she wrote one month before her death in the Columbine tragedy, she explained her conviction that if one person goes out of his or her way to show compassion, it will start ...more
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Published April 3rd 2001 by Thomas Nelson Publishers
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Becca
This is the second book I have read by Darrell Scott, I've also read Rachel's Tears. I liked Rachel's Tears better. Maybe because it focused more on Rachel herself and her religious beliefs. This book focused more on how you can "pick up Rachel's torch" and become more like her—kind and compassionate. It offered tips on putting others first and seeking out those in need. Not to say that I didn't like this book, but I thought it was repetitive. Darrell took, literally took, many of the passages f ...more
7706mollie
Chain Reaction: A Call to Compassionate Revolution is a remarkable portrayal of goodness. Rachel Scott has become my hero. Her dad is an amazing man because he is attempting to continue her legacy after her death. Rachel was one of the kids murdered at Columbine. She was a selfless girl who made it her business to show kindness to others. She even reached out to the extremely disturbed Eric and Dylan, who ended up being the Columbine shooters. Rachel, you have inspired me. This is a truly inspir ...more
Samantha
A amazing book that was inspiring
Claire
I really enjoyed reading this book. It offered insiders information to the Columbine killings. Rachel seemed like a person who really understood something simple, but basic to people....love makes a difference. If people take the time to show love for others, it can make this world a better place to live. The chain reaction an act of kindness can start can be far reaching.
Bree Peterson
If you need some inspiration, read this book. Rachel Joy Scott was one of the Columbine victims, but she died after admitting that Jesus Christ was her Savior. This book talks about the events after her death, and I highly recommend it to anyone!
Heather
This book is better than Rachel's Tears...it has less religious undertones. This book is by the parents of Columbine victim Rachel Scott. Very moving and eye opening.
Kimberly
Actress Ginger Rogers said, "When two people love each other, they don't look at each other, they look in the same direction."
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Michelle
Very moving..Rachel is a role-model for me because of her faith, walk in the path of kindness and start a ripple effect
Kymberly
Aug 06, 2008 Kymberly rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: anyone interested in school shootings, strong witness for Christ, passing to forward
Recommended to Kymberly by: Scott girls thank you!
A great book that has molded my early christian life.
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