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Still Alice by Lisa Genova
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May 07, 2012

it was amazing

Having lost three long-time friends to Alzheimer's Disease over four months time, I found this book fascinating, heartbreaking, and illuminating. It amazes me that the author was able to write this in first person and have it ring so true.
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May 7, 2012 – Shelved

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Judy Just started reading it, and it's grabbed me! The writing is so well done that as things seem normal for Alice, they do for me as well. And suddenly something happens and I have a terrible foreboding, stronger, even, than Alice's, because I know where this ends, and she does not yet know...

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Majenta Condolences and warm wishes.

Riley Agree completely. RIP Lois Duncan. May you be reunited with your daughter.

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