The Girl I Used To Be by Debbie Howells is the most beautiful contemporary book that will fill your heart with love.
The book is a celebration of love. Love comes in many forms. True love requires self-sacrifice. True love sometimes means letting go. True love is what will always remain.
We witness parental sacrificial love. This requires us to put our children’s well-being and happiness above our own. Love goes the extra mile for those we love.
Within the book there are two marriages in trouble and a long-lasting one that has stood the test of life.
The action is set over twenty years, alternating between present day and times in the past, moving forwards to collide with present day. We see the action from alternating points of view.Continue reading