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Still Alice
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by Lisa Genova (Goodreads Author)
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read in January, 2012
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Lisa Lisa said: "I work in a library, and have found that many people who have a loved one suffering from Alzheimer's find great comfort in this book. It is heartbreaking and frightening, but somehow soothing to get some kind of insight on this condition. "

 

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Love Anthony
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A bitter disappointment after Still Alice & Left Neglected.
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Honolulu by Alan Brennert
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Honolulu by Alan Brennert
" I loved Alan Brennert's first book SO MUCH...."Moloka'i", that I didn't think it was possible that this book could be AS GOOD.....
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Honolulu & Molokai are both heavenly Historical Fiction novels -- page turners--I love to give these b... " Read more of this review »
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