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The Story of Forgetting

Stefan Block

The Story of Forgetting, by Stefan Merrill Block, is a heart-breaking and inspiring debut novel.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571237487
Date Published
26.02.2009
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Summary

Fifteen-year-old Seth Waller is devastated when his mother is diagnosed with a rare, early-onset form of Alzheimer’s. When he was growing up, his mother always brushed aside questions about her past and family, and Seth realises that soon he will lose his chance to find out any more. He decides to uncover the truth about her life, their family history and the condition, and what he discovers is more surprising than he ever could have imagined. Inspired partly by Stefan Merrill Block’s own family history, The Story of Forgetting is a moving and inspiring novel of love, loss, hope and genetic destiny.

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Stefan Merrill Block was born in 1982 and grew up in Plano, Texas. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 2004. Block’s first novel, the internationally acclaimed The Story of Forgetting, was published in 2008.

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