Rubber Soul

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Young Adult  |  House: Booksie Classic
In the eyes of a ghost, death sucks. But to Eleanora Howards, anything is better than the life she is currently living.
Cooper is dead, spectating the evolution of the 21st century. But when he meets Eleanora under chilling circumstances, they form an unlikely friendship.

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Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

My name is Cooper, and I am a ghost. Now, the first thing you probably think of when you hear the word “ghost” is one of those la... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

It all started with the telephone company. My mom thought it would be best for her eight year old to be carrying around a three hundr... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

The movie sucked. It wasn’t like one of those ones where all the characters tragically die in the end, it was just a bad movie. In ... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Shopping was a total bust. Not that I was expecting much more, but I figured I would buy at least a crappy t-shirt of something, but ... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

First thing’s first, I’m not a stalker. Seriously, the definition of a stalker is “a person who stealthily hunts or pursues an ... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

The walk home was miserable. I was miserable. The chafing of pasta sauce and denim is more uncomfortable then you would think, a... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I froze. I was imagining it. It wasn’t possible. She couldn’t have heard me. But why- Eleanora spun around, her hands cla... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I had just met a ghost. A real live, or dead, ghost. Not some stupid sheet costume, an actual ghost, the ones that haunt old churches... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I had never been happier in my entire death. My ten-mile hike back to the blue house in the big field felt like mere moments in my fo... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

The thought hit me in the middle of a chemistry test. It hit me so hard I almost fell out of my chair. I almost laughed. But I didn... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I knew she was lying. I was tired of worrying, sick of it even. But I’m just so stupid; I can’t handle these things on my own. I ... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

A 60 on an Algebra test isn’t bad, right? No, it is. Especially after it’s your third in a row. The school days were getting ... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

“I don’t understand why you all haven’t left this place,” Eleanora was saying, playing with a pine needle among the bizillion sca... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I had to try really hard to not to laugh out loud at Cooper’s “moves”, because, let’s be honest, they were about as 1960s as you ... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I was faking it the whole time. The skip in my step as I left Eleanora's house, the joy in my voice as I sang; all an act One big, fa... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

At 6:09 A.M., after hitting the snooze button twice, I was regretting my decision to stay up all night and listen to the rest of “Hard ... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I don’t know what had come over me as I watched that little bitch Diana follow Eleanora into the girl’s bathroom with a bottle of Elm... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

I didn’t bother to forge a dismissal note or copy-cat my mother’s voice over the telephone for pickup, I just strolled out of Clifton... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Our road trip, as most people would call it, was characterized, not by the fact that 4/5 of the passengers were dead, nor that our driver... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

That had been close. Too close. I had never had a run-in with the police before, and I was really hoping my first, was also my l... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Eleanora Howards was the most beautiful person in the whole entire world. And, damn, did she had the voice of an angel. That poor... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

The final stretch had been the worst. Everyone was exhausted but couldn’t sleep. And I was getting more anxious by the minute. The ... Read Chapter

Cooper

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Eleanora was singing a cover of “Yesterday”, by the Beatles, when her dad came downstairs. I know that I, and this is just p... Read Chapter

Eleanora

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Saying goodbye to Cooper was one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. I cried for hours that day. Cried, and listened to the Rubb... Read Chapter

Epilogue

Submitted: August 02, 2016

Four time Grammy Award Winner, Eleanora Howards, 25, was pronounced dead last night. Two weeks ago, the emergency landing of the Charter ... Read Chapter

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