Grifters! Secret identities! Death-defying escapes! The Girls I've Been is a powerful gut-punch of a book that will leave you reeling long after its final pages. I couldn't put it down!
'Slick, stylish and full of suspense
Oh my god, I could hardly breathe until I finished. The tension! Absolutely loved it.
A captivating, explosive, and satisfyingly queer thriller
The Girls I've Been is unlike anything I've read before: immediate, gripping, incredibly tense, heart-breaking, heart-warming and FUN! The hot-red suspense of both Nora's past and the unfolding robbery at the bank had me racing through the chapters to find out what happens. This brilliant, thrilling, twisty book held me hostage until the very last page.
Fiercely captivating and impressively characterized, this tightly plotted thriller is engrossing from start to finish.
[A] romance, a tragedy and a story about reclaiming agency and power. It is a triumph.