On Sale: March 20, 2012
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Elsa is dying. Her husband, Martti, and daughter Eleonoora
are struggling to accept the crushing thought that they are
soon to lose her. As Elsa becomes ever more fragile,
Eleonooraâ€™s childhood memories are slipping away. Meanwhile,
Eleonooraâ€™s daughter Anna spends her time pondering the
fates of passersby. For her the world is full of stories.
But the story that will change her forever is the one about
Eeva, her motherâ€™s nanny, whom her grandparents have been
silent about for years. Eevaâ€™s forgotten story, which Anna
first learns of when she discovers an old dress of Eevaâ€™s,
is finally revealed layer by layer. The tale that unfolds is
about a mother and daughter, about how memory can deceive
usâ€”and sometimes that is the most merciful thing that can
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