The emotional book 'If He Had Been with Me' examines the challenges of friendship and love. Autumn and Finny, who have been great friends since childhood, are the central characters of the story. As they grow up, life's difficulties, such as family problems and personal relationships, put their friendship to the test. The book delves deeply into their emotional journey and the decisions they make, which ultimately impact their friendship. It's a heartwarming and relatable story that will resonate with readers long after they finish the book.