The Afterlife is a novel about teen murder and teen suicide and how two young people meet in that place between heaven and earth. For them, there is much regret—they never got their driver’s license, went to college, or fell seriously in love. They no longer have family, friends, or the ability to consummate their love for one another. They slowly disappear, body part by body part, until they are once again part of the universe.
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