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We all die. What happens after?

High school student Nick Murray has died. His death is not natural. What he thought was his life has been a training ground created by powerful celestial beings. For what purpose?

Entering the afterlife is like joining a syndicate. There are rules, regulations, and immortal entities in positions of great power. The devil, who has been banishe
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Kindle Edition, 113 pages
Published by Dark Horizons Press (first published May 5th 2011)
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Anthony
Oct 09, 2011 Anthony rated it really liked it
Shelves: sf-fantasy, ya
Full review to follow in a few days. Holiday weekend will interfere with posting reviews!

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Poor Nick Murray, the main character of AFTER, never really gets a chance to get his feet under him. The plot moves along at such a clip that Nick never really gets a chance to breathe and neither does the reader. I guess that's to be expected in a book that starts with the main character dying, after all. Author Ostroff creates a view of the afterlife that is a mix of cultural views: part Judeo-Ch
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Diana Hockley
Dec 22, 2012 Diana Hockley rated it really liked it
At times this book had me puzzled because it was a little hard to keep up with the action after Nick dies at age 15 of a heart attack.
It transpires that Nick is predestined to lead the armies of good against evil in the future.
The character of Nick is well portrayed and one has sympathy for him as he is given what seems to be impossible commands to carry out tasks of which he has no knowledge.

I weas a little confused about what was happening at the end, but I really did quite enjoy the differenc
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Maddy
Sep 01, 2015 Maddy rated it liked it
Bleh. A waste of time.

Not worth the bother to read for free. Nothing more than a dreary diabolical rip off of 2001, a Space Odessey.
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Raised in a rural town outside of Philadelphia, Neil D. Ostroff has been a published author of dark, noir thrillers, romance thrillers, and middle grade sci/fi and paranormal novels for more than twenty years. He is an avid poker player when not working on his novels. Neil also enjoys fishing, hiking, and all things outdoors. He's been interviewed in such publications as PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE, THE ...more
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