Grace After Henry

Grace After Henry by Eithne Shortall charts the course of Grace’s recovery from the tragic loss of her beloved boyfriend Henry. Fully drawn characters realistically grapple with a range of feelings. There's a lot to contend with for Grace, especially once Henry's look-alike twin brother shows up. There is lots of comic relief from the supporting cast as she tries to right her life. There’s grief in all its guises in this bittersweet novel of life in the face of seemingly overwhelming sadness.