‘A stunning book, perfect and unputdownable.’ Jill Mansell
‘An epic love story.’ Prima Magazine
‘A one-sitting kind of book. Fans of One Day by David Nicholls will love this.’ Stylist Magazine
‘Your new tearjerker has arrived: Fans of Me Before You and One Day will love/weep over this elegant novel.’ New York Post
‘Emotional and heartbreaking. I predict a global tissue shortage. The Light We Lost will definitely join the ranks of books that make you weep.’ Sarah Morgan, bestselling author of Miracle on 5th Avenue
‘One Day meets Me Before You meets your weekender bag.’ The Skimm
‘Stunning’ Liz Fenwick, author of Under a Cornish Sky
‘An affecting and beautifully-written story about love and missed chances, and how global events can change the course of a single person's life.’ Julie Cohen, author of Together
‘A heart-wrenching love story… impossible for the reader to put the damned book down!’ Irish Independent
From the Inside Flap
Every love story has a beginning...
11th September 2001. Lucy and Gabe meet in New York on a day that will change their lives - and the world - forever. As the city burns behind them, they kiss for the very first time.
Over the next thirteen years they are torn apart, then brought back together, time and time again. It's a journey of dreams, of desires, of jealousy, of forgiveness - and above all, love.
And as Lucy is faced with a devastating choice, she wonders whether their love is a matter of destiny or chance.
...what if this is how their story ends?
Me Before You meets One Day in this passionate debut novel, The Light We Lost, an epic love story about the heartrending decision that one woman must make...