Marin left everything in California- clothes, furniture, feelings she could no longer handle- and ran away to a college on the other side of the country. But she could never shake Mabel. Mabel, who texted her daily for months, desperately trying to get Marin to say something, anything, in return. Mabel, who was coming to visit her for a week during winter break when everyone else had left campus to go be with the families they loved and were loved by. Follow Marin as she learns that she can only run for so long before the past finds her again- bringing with it her unresolved grief, the consequences of her rash decisions, and a first love that chased her all the way to New York.
Winner of the 2018 Michael L. Printz Award--an achingly beautiful novel aboutgrief and the enduring power of friendship.