‘13 Reasons Why’ Review: Netflix’s Teen Suicide Drama Powerful & Astute TV

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Netflix13 Reasons Why — written by Brian Yorkey and executive produced by Selena Gomez — is really quite well done and worth watching. Based on Jay Asher's bestselling 2007 YA novel, the small-screen adaptation powerfully and astutely addresses the many unseen and/or overlooked reasons behind the suicide of 17-year-old Hannah Baker and its consequences. Following Hannah's death, 13 people in her life are delivered…