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Together We Will Go by J. Michael Straczynski

Rating: 4 out of 5.

It seems weird to say that I thoroughly enjoyed a book about people planning their suicide, but the book is so charming, heartfelt and well-written that I have no choice. Mark, age 30 and a failed writer, buys an old bus, hires a young army vet as the driver and hides an ad in the personals inviting people to come with him on a country-wide road trip to San Francisco, where they will find a beautiful cliff, drive off the edge and end their life, and their pain, together.

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Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead by Emily R. Austin

Rating: 2 out of 5.

I could not get into this contemporary fiction book about an anxious young woman obsessed with death.

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