The Afterwards

byA.f. HarroldIllustratorEmily Gravett

March 19, 2019|
The Afterwards by A.f. Harrold
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From the acclaimed team behind The Imaginary comes another powerful, poignant, and darkly fantastical story about friendship, perfect for fans of Neil Gaiman and Roald Dahl.

Ember and Ness are best friends, completely inseparable. Ember can't imagine what life would be without Ness. Until Ness dies, in a most sudden and unexpected way. Ember feels completely empty. How can this even be real?

Then Ember finds a way into the afterworld-a place where the recently dead reside. She knows there must be a way to bring Ness back, so she decides to find it. Because that's what friends do: rescue each other. But the afterworld holds its own dangers. How far will Ember go to make things the way they were again?

Paired with enchanting illustrations from Emily Gravett, A. F. Harrold's powerfully woven tale explores the lengths we go to for the people we love.

A. F. Harrold is the author of The Imaginary and The Song from Somewhere Else, as well as an English poet who writes and performs for adults and children. He is the owner of many books, a handful of hats, and one beard. He spends his spare time showing off on stage, at schools, and at home, and his non-spare time sitting around strokin...
Title:The Afterwards
Product dimensions:208 pages, 8.24 X 6.37 X 0.84 in
Shipping dimensions:208 pages, 8.24 X 6.37 X 0.84 in
Published:March 19, 2019
Publisher:Bloomsbury USA
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781547600441

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