The Death of Mungo Blackwell, Lauren H. Brandenburg
The Blackwells are a family with an extraordinary history and astounding traditions, which include attending their own funerals before they die!
Charlie Price, whose world has crumbled after a lapse in judgment leaves him unemployed, finds himself flung into the chaotic world of the Blackwells when he relocates to Coraloo with his socialite wife, Velveteen, and shy son, Gideon. Charlie soon finds their new way of life under threat, as his quest for simplicity starts to fragment. Perhaps it’s time for Charlie to have a funeral of his own...