When Curtis Brooks starts receiving phone calls from his older brother Wilt, who s been dead a week, he s sure it s to help him find evidence that will lead to a murderer s arrest. But Wilt claims he wasn t murdered; his calling, meant to help him adjust, is standard protocol for newly deceased at the Aftermarta kind of inescapable, ever-expanding Walmart filled with discontinued products.
Wilt s death ruled a homicide, Curtis embarks on a dangerous plan to find the killer, which soon has him scheming against a billionaire and floundering toward love with his brother s ex-girlfriend Suzy, all while struggling through high school and his single mom s poor choices.
Why does Wilt help Curtis win over Suzy, even as he organizes a rebellion at the Aftermart? Who d wanted him dead? Curtis risks his life to answer these questions, in the process forging a bond with his brother unlike any they ve ever had.
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