This novel tells the story of Emma’s two brothers – the one who died five years ago and the one who left home on the day of the funeral and has not returned since. It is the story of her parents, who have been keeping the truth from Emma, and each other.
This novel tells a heartbreaking story of loss and grief and anger, and the impact that they can have on a family. You connect entirely with fifteen year old Emma; and though it’s a sad story, there are still moments of joy and light. This is a memorable book, one you’ll think about long after putting it down.