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It's All In Your Head: Stories of Amnesia and Other Tricks of the Brain

  • Details about Lost : a novel

    Lost : a novel

    Michael Robotham.

    Suspect, Michael Robotham's "lightning-paced debut" (Entertainment Weekly) was universally hailed as "taut and fast-moving" (Washington Post) first novel. Now Robotham delivers a first-rate psychological thriller inLost, a worthy follow-up toSuspect. On a cold London night, homicide detective Vincent Ruiz is fished out of the Thames with a bullet in his leg and no memory of the circumstances surrounding the shooting. In his pocket is a photograph of Mickey Carlyle, a seven-year-old girl kidnappe……more

  • Details about Unseen

    Unseen

    Nancy Bush.

    The author of the acclaimed Jane Kelley mysteries, Bush makes her romantic suspense debut with the chilling story of a woman who can't remember pieces of her past and finds herself in deadly danger. Original.…more

  • Details about Memoirs of a teenage amnesiac

    Memoirs of a teenage amnesiac

    Gabrielle Zevin.

    If Naomi had picked tails, she would have won the coin toss. She wouldn't have had to go back for the yearbook camera, and she wouldn't have hit her head on the steps. She wouldn't have woken up in an ambulance with amnesia. She certainly would have remembered her boyfriend, Ace. She might even have remembered why she fell in love with him in the first place. She would understand why her best friend, Will, keeps calling her "Chief." She'd know about her mom's new family. She'd know about her dad……more

  • Details about The maze runner

    The maze runner

    James Dashner.

    When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his first name. His memory is blank. But he's not alone. When the lift's doors open, Thomas finds himself surrounded by kids who welcome him to the Glade--a large, open expanse surrounded by stone walls. Just like Thomas, the Gladers don't know why or how they got to the Glade. All they know is that every morning the stone doors to the maze that surrounds them have opened. Every night they've closed tight. And every 30 days a ne……more

  • Details about The two deaths of Daniel Hayes : a novel

    The two deaths of Daniel Hayes : a novel

    by Marcus Sakey.

    Sakey ("The Blade Itself, Good People") returns with his most ambitious novel, a captivating story of love and memory, where the only thing more frightening than the questions are the answers.…more

  • Details about Remember me?

    Remember me?

    Sophie Kinsella.

    With the same wicked humor and delicious charm that have won her millions of devoted fans, Sophie Kinsella, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Shopaholic & Baby , returns with an irresistible new novel and a fresh new heroine who finds herself in a life-changing and utterly hilarious predicament.... When twenty-eight-year-old Lexi Smart wakes up in a London hospital, she's in for a big surprise. Her teeth are perfect. Her body is toned. Her handbag is Vuitton. Having survived a car a……more

  • Details about Land of the living

    Land of the living

    Nicci French.

    "Abbi Devereaux lies flat on her back, her arms and legs tied down, her head covered with a hood. She senses the eyes that watch her. She feels the unknown hands that touch her in the dark. She knows she has been kidnapped. And she knows that somehow she must stay alive, even though everything she is experiencing tells her she won't." "Miraculously, she escapes. One nightmare is over...but another is about to begin." "Her memories of the recent past - where she lives, whether she has a job, wher……more

  • Details about The Bourne identity

    The Bourne identity

    by Robert Ludlum.

    A man dragged from the sea riddled with bullets, his face altered by plastic surgery -- a man bearing the dubious identity of Jason Bourne. Now he is running for his life, the target of professional assassins, at the center of a maddening, deadly puzzle. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.…more

  • Details about The echo maker

    The echo maker

    Richard Powers.

    On a winter night on a remote Nebraska road, 27-year-old Mark Schluter flips his truck in a near-fatal accident. His older sister Karin, his only near kin, returns reluctantly to their hometown to nurse Mark back from a traumatic head injury. But when he emerges from a protracted coma, Mark believes that this woman-who looks, acts, and sounds just like his sister-is really an identical impostor. Shattered by her brother's refusal to recognize her, Karin contacts the cognitive neurologist Gerald ……more

  • Details about What Alice forgot

    What Alice forgot

    Liane Moriarty.

    After a knock on the head, 29-year-old Alice Love discovers she's actually 39--and she isn't sure she likes who she's become. It turns out, though, that forgetting might be the most memorable thing that has ever happened to Alice.…more

  • Details about Before I go to sleep : a novel

    Before I go to sleep : a novel

    S.J. Watson.

    In this gripping psychological thriller in the vein of "Shutter Island" and the film "Memento," an amnesiac attempts to reconstruct her past by keeping a journal and discovers the dangerous inconsistencies in the stories of her husband and her secret doctor.…more

  • Details about Left neglected : a novel

    Left neglected : a novel

    Lisa Genova.

    Sarah Nickerson is like any other career-driven supermom in Welmont, the affluent Boston suburb where she leads a hectic but charmed life with her husband Bob, faithful nanny, and three children—Lucy, Charlie, and nine-month-old Linus. Between recruiting the best and brightest minds as the vice president of human resources at Berkley Consulting; shuttling the kids to soccer, day care, and piano lessons; convincing her son's teacher that he may not, in fact, have ADD; and making it home in……more