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Still alice is a close adaptation of lisa genova's debut novel a harvard trained neuroscientist, genova initially self-published still alice in 2007.
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Acclaimed as the oliver sacks of fiction and the michael crichton of brain science , lisa genova is the new york times bestselling author of still alice, left.Download