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After


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Oktober 2005

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Fifteen-year-old Francis's father has committed suicide and nothing will be the same again. Suicide is ugly, unglamorous, and it is never a solution. Its aftermath is dreadful. At first, Francis feels a terrible guilt. Could he have been a better son? What if he hadn't left his home in Montreal to go on a brief holiday in New York the weekend it happened? Soon the guilt turns to anger and then to a sadness so profound that he thinks he can't bear it. After is the map of a year following the suicide of a family member. In the course of months, with the love of his mother, with counseling, and with the balm of time, Francis takes his first steps toward coming to terms with his father's - and his family's - tragedy. "After is intensely personal, but it will resonate with anyone who has faced the loss of a loved one. This brilliant autobiographical first novel is an acute analysis of the grieving process. Although it is steeped in Francis's sadness, it is ultimately a story of hope.

EAN: 9780887767050
ISBN: 0887767052
Untertitel: Empfohlen ab 12 Jahre. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: TUNDRA BOOKS INC
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2005
Seitenanzahl: 133 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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