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Parent reviews for The Way I Used to Be

Common Sense says

Teen's life unravels after rape in insightful, sad tale.
Based on our expert review

Parents say

age 15+
Based on 1 review

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age 14+
Based on 6 reviews
Adult Written byHM Hues July 14, 2017

Beautifully Thorough Book

This book is about a girl who was raped and finds ways to cope with this awful occurrence thought out her highschool career. It does discuss sensitive topics which is why I think only 15 year-olds and up should read this. As a part of her coping, she finds momentary closure with having sexual relations with others. As I was reading this book, I thought that because her decisions, it took a weird turn, but the author has such a beautiful resolution that honestly and very sweetly condones the main character's actions throughout the novel. It's a well written novel and anyone who is looking to understand or gain new perspective, I highly recommend reading this!

This title contains:

Positive Messages
Sexy stuff
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking