The Girl She Used to Be by David Cristofano

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Published by Grand Central Publishing in New York .

Written in English

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FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24251106M
ISBN 109780446544276
OCLC/WorldCa419296580

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"THE GIRL SHE USED TO BE is everything I want a book to be. A humorous, poignant, and compelling page-turner that kept me guessing all the way to the end.

I marveled at how utterly I was drawn into Melody's world and what a vivid picture David Cristofano created."--Patricia Wood, New York Times bestselling author of LOTTERY/5().

THE GIRL SHE USED TO BE is a roller-coaster ride, both thriller and riveting psychological drama, and Cristofano is definitely a writer to watch for."--Elizabeth Arnold, bestselling author of PROMISE THE MOON "David Cristofano's debut novel captures the essence of the human spirit, and delivers a story that is simultaneously heartwarming and 4/5().

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