Elizabeth Is Missing

Elizabeth Is Missing

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In this darkly riveting debut novel—a sophisticated psychological mystery that is also an heartbreakingly honest meditation on memory, identity, and aging—an elderly woman descending into dementia embarks on a desperate quest to find the best friend she believes has disappeared, and her search for the truth will go back decades and have shattering consequences.

Maud, an aging grandmother, is slowly losing her memory—and her grip on everyday life. Yet she refuses… (more)


I think memory can never really be trusted
I think memory can never really be trusted (June 05, 2014)
Interview of Emma Healey by Bernard Strainchamps

Emma Healey grew up in London. Elizabeth is Missing is her first novel.

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)

This is an incredible debut, which neatly blends voices we can trust and those we can’t: the joy of Elizabeth is Missing is that it’s impossible to differentiate the two.

Like Ian McEwan’s Atonement, Elizabeth is Missing is a redeeming force for its main character, even if she’ll never know it.

Elizabeth Is Missing is quite brilliantly constructed.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Harper (June 10, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Costa Book Award for Best First Novel 2014 winner

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