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Most interesting book I read this year. Because I am from Chicago area and my Grandmother grew up in Blue Island and talked all about this Fair I felt I was reconnecting with her in a sense. I LOVED Googling all the buildings, architects, maps, Chicago history, etc., etc. which enriched this book to no end!! I went back in time and enjoyed going there immensely!
Still Alice is a compelling debut novel about a 50-year-old woman's sudden descent into early onset Alzheimer's disease, written by first-time author Lisa Genova, who holds a Ph. D in neuroscience from Harvard University.
Maggie Smith shot the last three HP movies while undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer. She said she wouldn't allow it to beat her, and she was going to see the project through because it was one of her favorites in her career of acting. What an inspiration to us all