What Alice Forgot

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Penguin Adult, May 27, 2010 - Fiction - 512 pages

From the BESTSELLING author of BIG LITTLE LIES . . .

How can ten years of your life just disappear?

Alice is twenty-nine.

She adores sleep, chocolate, and her ramshackle new house.

She's newly engaged to the wonderful Nick

. . . and is pregnant with her first baby.

There's just one problem. That was ten years ago . . .

Alice slipped in her step-aerobics class, hit her head and lost a decade.

Now she's a grown-up, bossy mother of three in the middle of a nasty divorce and her beloved sister Elisabeth isn't speaking to her.

This is her life but not as she knows it.

Just how many mistakes can you make in a decade?

Can she ever get back to the woman she used to be?

'Gripping, thought-provoking and funny' Marie Claire

'Captivating' Closer

'Funny and knowing about what we choose to remember, and fight to forget' O Magazine

'A bittersweet tale by a gifted writer' Woman's Weekly

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What Alice Forgot sat in my "to read" pile for some time before I decided to actually pick it up. It was one of the books that you really want to enjoy, but it fell short... very, very short. Alice ... Read full review

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3.5 stars. There were moments in this book when I thought the author brilliant, and other times when I was rolling my eyes while reading. I loved the middle of the book when the story reached its climax, but the rest of it was just okay for me. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Liane Moriarty is the bestselling author of eight novels: Three Wishes, The Last Anniversary, What Alice Forgot, The Hypnotist's Love Story, The Husband's Secret, Big Little Lies, Truly Madly Guilty and Nine Perfect Strangers. The Husband's Secret is a worldwide bestseller which has sold more than three million copies and been translated into over forty languages. Big Little Lies is now an Emmy and Golden Globe-winning HBO series, produced by and starring Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon. Liane lives in Sydney with her husband, son and daughter.

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