Award-winning author and journalist Gayle Forman has written several bestselling novels for young adults, including the Just One Series, I Was Here, Where She Went and the #1 New York Times bestseller If I Stay, which has been translated into more than 40 languages and in 2014 was adapted into a major motion picture. Gayle published Leave Me, her first novel starring adults in 2016 and her latest novel I Have Lost My Way comes out in March of 2018. Gayle’s essays and nonfiction work has appeared in publications like The New York Times, Elle, The Nation and Time. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and daughters.
REVIEW of ' I Was Here' by Gayle Forman. "I regret to inform you that I have had to take my own life. This decision has been a long time coming, and was mine alone to make. I know it will cause you pain, and for that I am sorry, but please know that I need to end my own pain. This has nothing to do with you and everything to do with me. It's not your fault." - Meg Cody and Meg were best friends! They knew everything about each other... or Cody thought until Meg committed suicide. But why would a 'happy person' who Cody knew so well do that?Read more