Helen and James are strongly attracted to each other, but there isn't much they can do besides talk... unless Helen finds a body too. She does find one - a teenager named Jenny - but it isn't so easy for young people act on their desires. Especially in a family like Jenny's, where Christopher Hitchens' hyperbolic pronouncement that "religion is child abuse" is apt.
I listened to an unabridged audiobook narrated by Lauren Molina. Her confessional tone wove a narrative spell in my ears. A great ghost story with interesting characters, intriguing moral dilemmas, and passionate romance. Grade 9 - adult