“Paul Reid died in the snow at 17. The day of his death, he told a lie—and for the rest of his life, he wondered if that was what killed him.”
So begins the battle for the afterlife, known as The Commons. Taken over by a corporate raider who uses the energy of its souls to maintain his brutal control, it’s an imaginary landscape of a broken America—stuck in time and overrun by the heroes, monsters, dreams, and nightmares of the imprisoned dead.
Three people on a doomed bus: a New York street kid, an Iraq War veteran, and her 5-year-old special-needs son. After a horrific accident, they are the last, best hope for The Commons. Along for the ride are a shotgun-toting goth girl, a six-foot-six mummy, a mute Shaolin monk with anger-management issues, and the only guide left to lead them.
Three Journeys: separate but joined. One mission: to save forever.
But first they have to save themselves