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Still Alice by Lisa Genova

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Also by Lisa Genova:

Every Note Played, February 2019
Trade Size
Inside the O'Briens, January 2016
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Inside The O'Briens, April 2015
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Left Neglected, January 2011
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Still Alice, January 2009
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Still Alice
Lisa Genova

Pocket
January 2009
On Sale: January 6, 2009
320 pages
ISBN: 1439102813
EAN: 9781439102817
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$15.00
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Fiction

Still Alice is a compelling debut novel about a 50-year-old woman's sudden descent into early onset Alzheimer's disease, written by first-time author Lisa Genova, who holds a Ph. D in neuroscience from Harvard University.

Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children and a house on the Cape, is a celebrated Harvard professor at the height of her career when she notices a forgetfulness creeping into her life. As confusion starts to cloud her thinking and her memory begins to fail her, she receives a devastating diagnosis: early onset Alzheimer's disease. Fiercely independent, Alice struggles to maintain her lifestyle and live in the moment, even as her sense of self is being stripped away. In turns heartbreaking, inspiring and terrifying, Still Alice captures in remarkable detail what's it's like to literally lose your mind...

Reminiscent of A Beautiful Mind, Ordinary People and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time, Still Alice packs a powerful emotional punch and marks the arrival of a strong new voice in fiction.

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