After Forever is book 5 in the Southern Exposure Saga.
Alone in the mortal world, Elina Whitaker begins a new life as Elina Struther. Her move to South Carolina sparks renewed hope and determination that she can achieve her lifelong dream of playing high school football despite the veil of secrecy around her former life. Elina's choice to avoid the sweltering southern heat and workout in the mountains irrevocably alters the trajectory of her life.
When Elliott, the mysterious boy she sees in the mountains leaves her a bouquet of wildflowers she is faced with the revelation that boys are more than mere competition. With the surge of newfound emotions, Elina and Elliott begin a perilous relationship that threatens to expose the true nature of immortality, one that could ultimately destroy their lives an alter history forever.