The Last Leaves Falling by Fox Benwell

The Last Leaves FallingThe Last Leaves Falling by Fox (formerly Sarah) Benwell is a story about a teenage boy whom is diagnosed with a terminal illness; the book follows him through the final parts of his life & shows how important friendship & the love of a mother can be. This book is sad, but not quite as sad as I expected it to be, as Sora’s friends & family make the end of his life as happy as they can. This review is going to be a little different than my usual reviews, because it’s going to be more about how related to the main character, rather than how good the book was (it was very good though).

This book contains discussion of medical suffering & suicide.

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