Elizabeth is Missing
by Emma Healey
in present day England, Maude is an elderly woman with dementia. She is
worried about her friend, Elizabeth, who is missing. The present day
story is interwoven in Maude's mind with the memory of her sister,
Sukey, who went missing shortly after WWII and who was never found.
Maude's persistence in finding Elizabeth leads to the discovery of what
happened to Sukey. A wonderful story, but may be hard to read if someone
you love has or had Alzheimer's. -- recommended by Tammy T. - Collection Management Department
[If you enjoy this, you may also wish to try Still Alice by Lisa Genova.]
[ Elizabeth is Missing page on the official Emma Healey web site ]
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