Goodbye Days

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Andersen Press, Apr 6, 2017 - Best friends - 416 pages
Carver Briggs never thought a simple text would cause a fatal crash, killing his three best friends, Mars, Eli, and Blake. Carver can't stop blaming himself for the accident, and a judge is pressuring the district attorney to open up a criminal investigation. Eli's girlfriend, Carver's therapist, and Blake's grandmother ask Carver to spend a "goodbye day" with them to share their memories and say a proper farewell. As other families ask for their own goodbye day with Carver, will it mean making peace with their losses, or bring Carver one step closer to a complete breakdown-- and possibly prison?

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User Review  - genieinanovel - LibraryThing

This book killed me emotionally... I loved it. “Where are you guys? Text me back.” Carver Briggs never got a reply to his text, which he had sent to his best friend Mars. Mars had been driving home ... Read full review

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User Review  - lflareads - LibraryThing

Goodbye Days is a book recommended to me by one of my former students and then appeared on the March Book Madness YA bracket! I had to read this one! Carver and his friends are in high school and as ... Read full review

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About the author (2017)

Jeff Zentnerwas a singer-songwriter and guitarist who released five albums and appeared on recordings with Iggy Pop, Nick Cave, and Debbie Harry. He is now an appellate attorney for the State of Tennessee and lives in Nashville with his wife and son. He wrote his debut novel The Serpent Kingin a month, writing on his mobile phone on his commute and at night, weekends and lunchtimes between court cases.

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