Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Limbo” as Want to Read:
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview


4.60  ·  Rating details ·  5 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Life is idyllic for the Martin family until a drunk driver crosses their path and four year old Missy is killed in the accident. The young girl's parents mourn their daughter's death in very different ways. Levi Martin internalizes his depression and heartbreak while Sherry projects rage towards the driver who destroyed her family and vows vengeance.
As Levi and Sherry try
Kindle Edition
Published April 28th 2015 (first published 1992)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Limbo, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Limbo

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-15
Average rating 4.60  · 
Rating details
 ·  5 ratings  ·  3 reviews

More filters
Sort order
Start your review of Limbo
Whistlers Mom
Feb 13, 2017 rated it really liked it
I read very little modern fiction so it's difficult for me to assess this book. I was attracted to it by the theme - a young man mourning the loss of his child and his marriage. It's unusual to find accounts of grieving written from a male perspective. It's fiction, but has an autobiographical feel to it.

The narrator escaped a sad childhood, educated himself, and built both a satisfying career and a happy marriage. He's a success story in the finest sense and it's particularly tragic when his ha
G.C.  Calasa
Mar 18, 2022 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Limbo, by William Graney, is a profound, dark, and ultimately moving story of a man overcome by grief and trauma because of the sudden loss of his 4-year-old little girl, his unborn son, and after the fact, his wife. Limbo trudges the edges of suicidal ideation, intent, planning, and method in a realistic, tangible manner consistent with many who have suffered similar life circumstances. While not the most polished of his works, Graney created a touching story and robust characters that I will n ...more
Sohini De
Jan 12, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Incidents and circumstances often change the perception of an individual. And that is the first thought that struck me as I turned the pages of ‘Limbo’ by William Graney. Immersed in depression from the loss of his daughter our protagonist, Levi drives along the highways of Vegas. What appears as a city vibrant with life and amusement to us has a very different portrayal to Levi, a cold and numb city that gradually consumes him to get lost in its melancholy. Is Vegas really a city of the vagabon ...more
Martin Carter
rated it it was amazing
Jan 31, 2019
Charlie Cusack
rated it really liked it
Jan 31, 2019
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2015
Joanna Yescas
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2015
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2015
Kevin Dumont
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2015
Rhonda L.
marked it as to-read
Jun 13, 2016
marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2017
Gene Reams
marked it as to-read
Oct 06, 2017
Teodora Craciun
marked it as to-read
May 23, 2019
Hannah Wilcox
marked it as to-read
Aug 05, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

News & Interviews

Need another excuse to treat yourself to a new book this week? We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. To create our...
37 likes · 2 comments