A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Pfeffer Susan B.
Year Reviewed:: 2009
Review: A companion novel to Life as We Knew It, The Dead and the Gone looks at how the same disaster effects New York City. The story revolves around high school junior, Alex Morales. His parents are missing and he must struggle to keep he and his sisters alive through unimaginable circumstances. A devout Catholic, Alex finds his faith shaken when one of his sisters dies.