After You

he had left me on a Monday, after all. Instead, I felt sorry and sad and distant, like I was watching someone else get left on television.

After You

After You

On a tree-lined street in affluent Notting Hill, brilliant, beautiful Lucy Stafford was murdered in broad daylight while walking her 8-year-old daughter Sophie to school. Stunned, Lucy's best friend Ellie Lerner boards a plane to London for the funeral, leaving her husband, Phillip, behind, knowing only that she must spend time with her goddaughter. The little girl is in shock, and refuses to speak, while her father, Greg, withdraws into his own very private grief. Instinctively Ellie reaches for the classic book that gave her so much comfort when she was a child - The Secret Garden. As Ellie reads, the weeks pass and gradually the child begins to thaw. It is then that Ellie realizes she, too, has issues of her own that she must finally come to terms with: the still birth of her child, her true feelings for her husband, and a revelation about Lucy herself which sets Ellie reeling. Filled with the loving and eccentric characters that made The Opposite of Love such a success, with wisdom far beyond her years, Julie Buxbaum has written a novel that explores the resilience of the heart, and the ability for books to reawaken the spirit.

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After You
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Julie Buxbaum
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-19 - Publisher: Random House

On a tree-lined street in affluent Notting Hill, brilliant, beautiful Lucy Stafford was murdered in broad daylight while walking her 8-year-old daughter Sophie to school. Stunned, Lucy's best friend Ellie Lerner boards a plane to London for the funeral, leaving her husband, Phillip, behind, knowing only that she must spend
After You
Language: en
Pages: 448
Authors: Jojo Moyes
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-24 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A beautiful love story that will make you both laugh and cry. . . 'Matches Me Before You. Funny, sad and wise, you'll be using a hankie as a bookmark' Mail on Sunday ___________ Lou Clark has lots of questions . . . Like how it is she's ended up
After You
Language: en
Pages: 130
Authors: Sunshine Rodgers
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-08 - Publisher: XinXii

Oh, that’s right, we talk about your love life. We sit with you in class. We know all about that thing you did last night. How do we know? We watch you. We go to those dance clubs with you. We scheme hideous outcomes for you. We know exactly what
After You Vote
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Courtney Emerson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-26 - Publisher: BenBella Books

When the election is over, the work is just beginning. The future of America depends on what you do after you vote. Today, women in the United States are more educated and politically ambitious than ever before. However, the record numbers of women running for office, casting votes, and marching
After You Die
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Frank Santora
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-04 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

At a time when people’s curiosity about the afterlife is stronger than ever, Pastor Frank Santora tackles this issue head-on, delivering cultural, scientific, philosophical, and biblical evidence to unveil the truth about the mysteries of the afterlife. Pastor Frank covers issues such as: * Is there life after death? *

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