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“Every note played” by Lisa Genova

Lisa Genova, bestselling author of “Still Alice”, tells the story of Richard Evans, international concert pianist, who has always put his art and career before his wife and daughter.  Now divorced from Karina, a talented pianist from Poland, and estranged with his college daughter Grace, he is confronted with the devastating disease of ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis).

As the story proceeds, we witness Richard’s gradual physical deterioration, while at the same time see how he reunites with Karina and his daughter and what insights all three learn during this emotional and tragic time.

Lisa Genova, is not only a bestselling author, but also a famous doctor specializing in diseases and disorders of the brain.  She has the incredible ability to take the reader into the very body, heart, soul and mind of her main characters.  She gives the reader a clear concise look into what daily life is like for someone dealing with ALS, as well as the roller coaster of emotions that the family and loved ones have to go through.

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