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Loved and Lost

3.82  ·  Rating details ·  11 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Set in the fictitious British seaside town of Humburley, Abigail Milan, now 86, regales her home health aide with her younger self’s story of how she meets her first love, Allen Marco Eaton. Abby tells a story that breaks taboos, bristles with the electricity of first love and physical passion. Her tale is one of love and heartbreak that will take you on an emotional journ ...more
Kindle Edition, 278 pages
Published December 7th 2014 by Allison Christie
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Rosie Amber
Feb 20, 2015 rated it liked it
Loved and Lost is a memoir narrated by eighty-six year old Abigail Milan. Abby tells Carrie, her carer, about the few years of her teenage life when she experienced a great first love to a boy she believed was her soul mate, we as the reader are like a fly on the wall listening in to the tale.

Full of teenage hormones and attitude we meet Abby and Allen in 1994, they quickly become inseparable in the intense first love of teenagers and go through many highs and lows with several break-ups. Abby i
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Karen Mace
Mar 03, 2015 rated it really liked it
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this is the tale of Abigails first love as she recalls the highs and lows of that time to her carer and what a ride she takes us all on!! She describes clearly every single moment and emotion from the first time she laid eyes on Al to the low points of the break ups - and there are a few! Was written in such an interesting way that you just keep wanting to read to find out more and the only downside was the very sudden ending
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Holly
May 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
Originally reviewed for Bookaholic Confessions

Loved and Lost sees eighty six year old Abigail Milan reminiscing about her true love and first real relationship with her boyfriend Allen. Abigail charts their relationship from when they first clapped eyes on each other as sixteen year olds at the local arcade and all of the ups and downs their relationship experienced once they got together.
Abigail is telling the story to her carer, Carrie, and you as the reader are completely engrossed in the sec
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