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What Alice Forgot - Liane Moriarty
What Alice Forgot
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4.14 70
A “cheerfully engaging”* novel for anyone who’s ever asked herself, “How did I get here?”  Alice Love is twenty-nine, crazy about her husband, and pregnant with her first child. So imagine Alice’s surprise when she comes to on the floor of a gym (a gym! She HATES the gym) and is whisked off to... show more
A “cheerfully engaging”* novel for anyone who’s ever asked herself, “How did I get here?”  Alice Love is twenty-nine, crazy about her husband, and pregnant with her first child. So imagine Alice’s surprise when she comes to on the floor of a gym (a gym! She HATES the gym) and is whisked off to the hospital where she discovers the honeymoon is truly over — she’s getting divorced, , she has three kids, and she’s actually 39 years old. Alice must reconstruct the events of a lost decade, and find out whether it’s possible to reconstruct her life at the same time. She has to figure out why her sister hardly talks to her, and how is it that she’s become one of those super skinny moms with really expensive clothes. Ultimately, Alice must discover whether forgetting is a blessing or a curse, and whether it’s possible to start over… *Kirkus Reviews
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780425247440 (0425247449)
ASIN: 425247449
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
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Claresinterpretations
Claresinterpretations rated it
3.0
Listened to in audio format. What Alice Forgot was set around Alice from the day of her accident to the day of the Monster Meringue Party when her memory returned. Before Alice hit her head she was a 39 year old mother of 3 and soon to be divorced. After the accident she thought she was 29 year...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
5.0 What Alice Forgot - Liane Moriarty 
The mystery is what happened to Alice's marriage. Alice, suffering from a concussion and subsequent amnesia is the one trying to figure out who she is and how it went wrong. Another marvelous book full of kids and after school activities and how destructive it is for a marriage when gender roles mak...
Olga Godim
Olga Godim rated it
3.5 Diluted story
This book has a fascinating premise. In the beginning, the protagonist Alice falls during her workout at a gym, hits her head, and forgets the past ten years of her life. The last thing she remembers when she wakes up a few minutes later is what happened ten years ago. The book follows Alice, as she...
rameau's ramblings
rameau's ramblings rated it
1.0 What the ending built, the epilogue tore down
Wasn't quite sure how I felt about this book and only finished reading it because I *needed* to know. Then I quite liked the ending, it was mature and somewhat open but definitely a step in the right direction and the second I read the word epilogue I knew my joy had been premature. Moriarty's str...
Kurai
Kurai rated it
Alice wakes up on the floor of a gym believing she's twenty-nine years old, newly married, and pregnant with her first child... and completely confused that she would step foot in a gym in the first place. Then she learns she's actually thirty-nine years old, has three children, and is in the proces...
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