The Leftovers

Wow. “The Leftovers” was a “ignore the kids, bring the book in the car to read at stoplights” kind of adventure. If you are a fan of “Little Children,” or “The Abstinence Teacher,” you need to run to the library or bookstore now. Centered on the Garvey family three years after what appears to have been The Rapture, the remaining residents of Mapleton are left to ponder their fate. Referred to as the Sudden Departure, millions of people around the globe have up and vanished. The religious left behind refuse to believe it was The Big Event, and a variety … Continue reading The Leftovers