Back When We Were Grownups


After losing her husband in a car accident, Rebecca asks herself whether she is an imposter in her own life. Is she really the joyous and outgoing celebrator that her family think she is?

ISBN: 9780099422549 Author: Tester1, Anne Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 1st July 2002 Imprint: Vintage Cover: Paperback Dewey: 813.54 (edition:22) Pages: 273 Language: English Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

One morning, Rebecca wakes up and realises she has turned into the wrong person.

Is she really this joyous and outgoing organiser of parties, the put-upon heart of her dead husband’s extended family? What happened to her quiet and serious nineteen-year-old self, and what would have happened if she’d married her college sweetheart? Can someone ever recover the person they’ve left behind?


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