This is one of those books. The book that you stay up late to read. The book that makes you miss your metro stop. The book that you look forward picking up again. The book that you are sorry is over.
The story is about a math professor, Graham, that lives in a world decimated by a pandemic. His family all fall victim to the virus, but he is selected by a dying woman to care for her child. So, he ends up with a little boy and they head out to his family’s cabin in the woods. They encounter others, he takes in and soon has a new family. They encounter many challenges and the author presents them and their relationships in a credible manner.