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ISBN#9781439102817
BIB ID#1299625
Call# FIC Genova

Still Alice

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Publisher
New York : Pocket Books, 2008.
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Summary
Feeling at the top of her game when she is suddenly diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's disease, Harvard psychologist Alice Howland struggles to find meaning and purpose in her life as her concept of self gradually slips away.

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Summary/Annotation ->  In Lisa Genova's extraordinary New York Times bestselling novel, an accomplished woman slowly loses her thoughts and memories to Alzheimer's disease-only to discover that each day brings a new way of living and loving. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kate Bosworth, and Kristen Stewart! 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 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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Queens VillageFIC GenovaAdult Trade Paperback0228453274463Due 9-18-2014
Broad ChannelFIC GenovaAdult Trade Paperback0228458392583On Hold
BaysideFIC GenovaAdult Hard Cover0228510684480Available
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SunnysideFIC GenovaAdult Hard Cover0228537606862Available
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Bay TerraceFIC GenovaAdult Trade Paperback0228541344898Due 9-18-2014
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