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Still Alice

By: "Genova, Lisa"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Gallery Books:

Seller ID: 9781439102817

ISBN: 1439102813

Condition: GOOD


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, Ali... View more info

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Left Neglected

By: "Genova, Lisa"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Gallery:

Seller ID: 9781439164655

ISBN: 1439164657

Condition: GOOD


Sarah Nickerson, like any other working mom, is busy trying to have it all. One morning while racing to work and distracted by her cell phone, she looks away from the road for one second too long. In that blink of an eye, all the rapidly moving parts of her over-scheduled life come to a screeching halt. After a brain injury steals her awareness of everything on her left side, Sarah must retrain her mind to perceive the world as a whole. In so doing, she also learns how to pay attention to the people and parts of her life that matter most. In this powerful and poignant "New York Times "best... View more info

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Love Anthony

By: "Genova, Lisa"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Gallery Books:

Seller ID: 9781439164693

ISBN: 143916469X

Condition: GOOD


"I'm always hearing about how my brain doesn't work right...But it doesn't feel broken to me. " Olivia Donatelli's dream of a "normal" life shattered when her son, Anthony, was diagnosed with autism at age three. He didn't speak. He hated to be touched. He almost never made eye contact. And just as Olivia was starting to realize that happiness and autism could coexist, Anthony was gone. Now she's alone on Nantucket, desperate to find meaning in her son's short life, when a chance encounter with another woman brings Anthony alive again in a most unexpected way. In a warm, deeply hum... View more info

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Left Neglected

By: "Genova, Lisa"

Price: $9.10

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd:

Seller ID: 9781849835725

ISBN: 1849835721

Condition: GOOD


Sarah Nickerson, like any other working mom, is busy trying to have it all. One morning while racing to work and distracted by her cell phone, she looks away from the road for one second too long. In that blink of an eye, all the rapidly moving parts of her over-scheduled life come to a screeching halt. After a brain injury steals her awareness of everything on her left side, Sarah must retrain her mind to perceive the world as a whole. In so doing, she also learns how to pay attention to the people and parts of her life that matter most. In this powerful and poignant "New York Times "bests... View more info

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Still Alice (unabridged)

By: "Genova, Lisa"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio:

Seller ID: 9781442336209

ISBN: 144233620X

Condition: GOOD


"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, ... View more info