BECCA TRENT LIVED HER CHILDHOOD NEXT TO A CRUEL WOMAN—her mom—who lived to torment and neglect her. During her high school years, her mother married; bringing home not only a new husband, but a step sister her same age. The latter took over her Mom's role—making Becca's life miserable. Including stealing Ian—Becca's best friend and boyfriend—Lisa treated her worse than her mother had for the previous fifteen years. A couple years later, thing ended up in tragedy.
Becca buried that part of her life in the deep corners of her psyche, caught between sanity and nightmares. Between therapy, work and her constantly looming past she can't seem to find room to breathe. The memories of her late step-sister, Lisa, are her closest company.
Her best friend, Dan gives her that family love she always lacked. Everything was close to perfect, until everything and everyone from her past came back. Now she's trying to figure out how to survive and keep that bond which seems now to be held together by a thread.
Note: This is the first part of a two book novel
This story isn't one to take lightly. It is a book with very real and serious situations. Don't let it discourage you, unless you cant handle emotional books.
Bex has a horrible past. She lacked parents and the only people she had was her grandmother that died and her boyfriend that deserted her for her horrible step sister. All she wants is normal and security.
Then there is Dan. He didn't have the ideal life, but his was a Lucky circumstance. In the end he found his way to being a powerful businessman. He is also Becca's best friend. He knows everything about her except a secret about her past that no one knows but her.
Where Life Takes You is an absolutely amazing book. I didn't expect to love it as much as I did. Don't get me wring Bex drove me crazy with her insecurities, but there is a big reason why she us the way she is. The book is very well written, highly emotional, and will leave you needing more. I cannot wait for the next book.
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