If the afterlife were high school, I think we’d all feel doomed.
In ABSENT by Katie Williams, three teens are stuck in the halls of their high school, where they died. And they’re apparently stuck forever.
Worse, they can hear every single word the people around them are saying. And in the case of Paige, the rumors are killing her. At least, they would be, if they weren’t already dead. In one of the grief counselling meetings, someone says that Paige actually killed herself. And it’s so not true — she fell off the roof. She didn’t jump. And when her best friend not only doesn’t stick up for her but later refuses the opportunity to paint a commemorative mural, Paige knows she has to set things straight.~ read more ~