Every Note Played

Unlimited Every Note Played - by Lisa Genova - Every Note Played, Every Note Played From neuroscientist and New York Times bestselling author of Still Alice comes a powerful exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive An accomplished conce

  • Title: Every Note Played
  • Author: Lisa Genova
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  • Page: 278
  • Format: Paperback

Unlimited Every Note Played - by Lisa Genova - Every Note Played, Every Note Played From neuroscientist and New York Times bestselling author of Still Alice comes a powerful exploration of regret forgiveness freedom and what it means to be alive An accomplished conce

  • Unlimited Every Note Played - by Lisa Genova
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Every Note Played

About " Lisa Genova "

  • Lisa Genova

    Lisa Genova graduated valedictorian, summa cum laude from Bates College with a degree in Biopsychology and has a Ph.D in Neuroscience from Harvard University.Acclaimed as the Oliver Sacks of fiction and the Michael Crichton of brain science, Lisa has captured a special place in contemporary fiction, writing stories that are equally inspired by neuroscience and the human spirit She is author of t Lisa Genova graduated valedictorian, summa cum laude from Bates College with a degree in Biopsychology and has a Ph.D in Neuroscience from Harvard University Acclaimed as the Oliver Sacks of fiction and the Michael Crichton of brain science, Lisa has captured a special place in contemporary fiction, writing stories that are equally inspired by neuroscience and the human spirit She is author of the New York Times bestselling novels, STILL ALICE, LEFT NEGLECTED, LOVE ANTHONY, and INSIDE THE O BRIENS STILL ALICE was adapted into a film starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth and Hunter Parrish Julianne Moore won the 2015 Best Actress Oscar for her role as Alice Howland In 2015, Lisa was named one of the U.S Top 50 Influencers in Aging by Next Avenue She has appeared on Dr Oz, the TODAY show, CNN, PBS Newshour, and NPR Her TED Talk, What You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimer s has been viewed over three million times She received The Pell Center Prize for Story in the Public Square, for distinguished storytelling that has enriched the public dialogue, The Sargent and Eunice Shriver Profiles in Dignity Award, The Global Genes RARE Champions of Hope Award, and The American College of Neuropsychopharmacology Media Award for informing the public about Treatment and ongoing research in medical illness In 2016, she received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Bates College, The Alzheimer s Association s Rita Hayworth Award, and The Huntington s Disease Society of America Community Awareness Award An instant international bestseller, EVERY NOTE PLAYED is a Library Reads pick, an Indie Next pick, a Bookreporter Bets On pick and an Best Book of the MonthsagenovaFacebook authorlisagenovaInstagram authorlisagenova

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  • His neurons are dying, and the muscles they feed are literally starving for input Every twitch is a muscle stammering, gasping, begging to be saved They can t be saved. I don t know what it is that makes these, um medical dramas of Genova s so damn compelling Some writers just seem to have that certain way with words that draws you into the story and the characters lives It doesn t matter that her books aren t action packed they are pageturners anyway Every Note Played sees a famou Hi [...]


  • Any reader or movie goer by now has at least heard of Still Alice , about Alzheimer s and dementia by Lisa Genova, which was first published in in 2009 I read that book back in 2009before the entire world had started raving about it which they should rightfully so for being one of the best books they had ever read about the disease hearing specifically from the person who has the disease I had bought the book myself many times and given it as a gift I ve never thought of Alzheimer Any reader or [...]


  • I couldn t take it No no no This read like a detailed, precise instruction manual for caregivers whose patients are dying horrible deaths I wanted fiction The fact that the book had characters and a plot couldn t save it for me I was too distracted by the endless and often gross descriptions of the ALS demon I might as well have been reading about a puppy getting tortured to death.It s just me, folks Genova is an excellent writer and educator I just think she went overboard this time Eve I could [...]


  • 4 Brilliant Stars.Lisa Genova does it again In Every Note Played she tackles the toughest of medical diseases ALS also known as Lou Gehrig s Disease and she does it with dignity and finesse Richard is a successful classical concert pianist His life is his work He gave up his family for it his marriage fell apart and his daughter Grace has become a stranger to him Yet his career has thrived One day however, Richard loses all feeling in the fingers of his right hand and then his 4 Brilliant Stars. [...]


  • Once again Genova takes us deep into the world of a debilitating illness, and it s effects on the person and their family Richard was a man who was considered a success, a world renowned pianist, he has played all over the world, with many different symphonies, in many different venues Piano has been his life since he was a young child, much to his father s dismay, and he has lost much in the quest for his career Divorced from his wife Karina, his only daughter who he barely knows, now in col On [...]


  • Wow EVERY NOTE PLAYED was an absolutely phenomenal book and it was quickly placed into my 2018 favourite reads shelf EVERY NOTE PLAYED by LISA GENOVA is a deeply moving, sad, and an absolutely fantastic novel that had me totally emotionally engaged and interested throughout the entire book I was totally immersed in this story making it extremely hard for me to put down LISA GENOVA delivers an empowering and beautifully written story here with an extremely enthralling storyline that was easy Wow [...]


  • 4.5 stars Powerful Emotional Heart wrenching Captivating Eye opening Informative.Every Note Played is the story of Richard, a world famous pianist who, in the midst of his thriving career, develops ALS We witness this devastating disease take over and paralyze his body, stripping him of his career, relationships, pride, independence, freedom and I admit I knew next to nothing about ALS prior to picking up this engrossing book Lisa Genova beautifully writes an engaging and deeply mov 4.5 stars Po [...]


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