The Question and Answer section for The Five People You Meet in Heaven is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
That is because Eddie has been the maintenance man at Ruby park for most of his adult life: this is Eddie's identity.
What do you want to know about his death?
I might consider Tala. She is the last person that Eddie meets in the book.Tala confirms that she was that child and she died that day. Eddie breaks down but Tala comforts him; she reveals that Eddie did save "Annie or Amy" on the day of his...