A tender, witty ghost story - and an exciting new direction for the internationally bestselling author of Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. Celeste and Sorrel, Reuben and Orlando: high school friends who hang out together all the time.
When Sorrel gets hit by a car one rainy night, it's not surprising the others fall apart in various ways.
But it's not just grief they're struggling with - it's parents.
Unfair, demanding, challenging parents who are, quite frankly, making their lives a misery.
That's why Sorrel decides she's not going to be properly dead till she's sorted out her friends' lives and can leave them with a clearer sense of what they want out of life.
From the bestselling author of Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen, this is a tender comedic ghost story which touches on some important issues, like bullying, coming out, and the life-denying way the old want to live through the young and impose their failures on them.
It's about the importance of being the person you want to be - or else, being miserable. "Dyan Sheldon is smart and generous, tough and funny." The New York Times