retracing ✦ lucaya
after 16 year old riley matthews dies in a car accident, she leaves her best friend maya hart and her boyfriend lucas friar. but while maya internalizes her grief, lucas just falls apart. they're not even friends anymore, so they suffer separately. then maya finds out riley's organs were donated after her death, and she stumbles upon printouts of emails from some of the recipients. she decides to visit all three people who now own her organs, and she knows she shouldn't go on her own, so she convinces lucas to come along. he is reluctant, but then soon agrees. as the journey progresses through new jersey to new hampshire, then maine, two former friends begin to come to terms with their grief.
plot inspiration/credits to the wonderful author(s) of the book 'The Way Back To You.' If the authors find and want me to take this book down because of this, I will.