by Matthew Fish
Number of pages: 192
Eight years after a virus caused half of the population of the world to go mentally unstable, a man named Ethan chase signs up to become a 'Sitter' or caretaker for two unstables. One of them, a 'Mirror' and the other a highly functioning 'Amnesiac.' As Ethan forges an unlikely friendship with his two cases -- he is swept up in events that cause him to rethink what normal means.
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