The Farewell Season by Ann Herrick
Approx. 43,760 words.
Published on June 29, 2011 by
Puddletown Publishing Group.
Eric used to think he'd live forever, but not any more. Now football season is about to start, and Eric hopes he can live life normally again after the death of his father. He doesn't yet realize that he is angry with his father for dying.
It takes a special relationship with Glynnie, a new friend to see that the only way to get through his grief is by grieving.