After the Fall
Told from two viewpoints, seventeen-year-old Raychel relies on the support of her overachieving best friend Matt while secretly sleeping with his brother Andrew, and Matt tries to play hero and hide how much he loves her.
Family Relationships; Single parent; Poverty; Family member death; single mother; financial hardship; poor; death of a sibling; death of a child; grief
female teenager; male teenager
single mother; mother and father
Cybils Awards, 2017, Nominee, Young Adult Fiction
absentee father; brothers; rumors; gossip; friendship; jealously; sexual assault; high school; senior year; secrecy; teenagers
Hart, Kate, "After the Fall" (2018). Diverse Families. 1840.