Grief is messy, painful, and somehow both universal and incredibly personal.
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The follow-up to his acclaimed debut novel The Serpent King, Goodbye Days is the story of teenage Carver Briggs, whose three best friends have all tragically been killed in a car accident. Carver blames himself for their deaths, as he was texting them at the time. As he is faced with his grief and guilt, Carver is also asked by the families of his friends to participate in "goodbye days," to share their memories and say a proper farewell. Read more...More about Jeff Zentner, Entertainment, Exclusive, Books, and Mashreads