Everyone We’ve Been by Sarah Everett
Published October 4th 2016
Addison Sullivan has been in an accident. In its aftermath, she has memory lapses and starts talking to a boy that no one else can see. It gets so bad that she’s worried she’s going crazy.
Addie takes drastic measures to fill in the blanks and visits a shadowy medical facility that promises to “help with your memory.” But at the clinic, Addie unwittingly discovers it is not her first visit. And when she presses, she finds out that she had certain memories erased. She had a boy erased.
But why? Who was that boy, and what happened that was too devastating to live with? And even if she gets the answers she’s looking for, will she ever be able to feel like a whole person again?
This book was so much better than I expected it to be. It’s so beautifully written and emotional. I read the whole book in just one setting because it was such a page turner. Everyone We’ve Been is so captivating and I couldn’t put it down. It’s very different from most contemporaries that I’ve read and I loved how original it was. I really liked Addie and how she kept going through out the book. She was such a well written character and I really love reading from her perspective. Everyone We’ve Been is definitely one of the best books I’ve read this year.