Still Alice by Lisa Genova

Still Alice

Lisa Genova

fiction contemporary emotional sad medium-paced

292 pages | first published 2007

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Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children and a house on the Cape, is a celebrated Harvard professor at the height of her career when she notices a forgetfulness creeping into her life. As confusion starts to cloud her thinking and ...
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Summary of 7690 reviews

Moods

emotional 90%
sad 89%
reflective 51%
informative 45%
challenging 26%
inspiring 20%
dark 13%
hopeful 8%
tense 5%
funny 1%

Pace

medium 69%
fast 19%
slow 11%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 75% | A mix: 16% | Plot: 7%

Strong character development?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 26% | No: 4% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 5% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 76% | Yes: 14% | N/A: 7% | It's complicated: 1%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 64% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 15% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

4.27

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