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Nominated for the Governor General's Literary Awards 2005, (Children's Literature, Text) Fifteen-year-old Francis's father has committed suicide and nothing will be the same again. Suicide is ugly, unglamorous, and it is never a solution. Its aftermath is dreadful. At first, Francis feels a terrible guilt. Could he have been a better son? What if he hadn't left his home in Montreal to go on a brief holiday in New York the weekend it happened? Soon the guilt turns to anger and then to a sadness so profound that he thinks ...

After 2005, Tundra Books (NY), Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780887767050

Trade paperback

After 2005, Turtleback Books

ISBN-13: 9781417695447

Turtleback School & Library edition