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Lost On A Cold January Morning Susan Leaves Her Husband Alone For A Few Minutes And Returns To Find Him Gone Suffering From Dementia, No Longer Able To Dress Or Feed Or Wash Himself, He Has Wandered Alone Into A Frigid Landscape With No Sense Of Home Or Direction Lost..Over The Course Of One Weekend, The Massive Search For Her Husband Brings Susan Together With Jeff, A Search And Rescue Expert And Social Worker Preoccupied With His Young Wife S Betrayal In Jeff S Care Is Corey, A Mute Eleven Year Old Boy Who Has Been Abandoned By His Family After Accidentally Setting A Tragic Fire As The Temperature Drops And The Search And Rescue Effort Threatens To Become One Of Search And Recovery, They Each Confront Haunting Memories And Difficult Choices That Will Have An Unexpected Impact On Their Collective FutureFrom The Intersection Of These Three Lives Emerges An Arresting Portrait Of The Shifting Terrain Of Marriage And The Devastating Effects Of Physical And Psychological Damage Written In Spare, Beautiful Prose, Lost Explores The Lengths We Will Go To Take Care Of Someone, And The Ways In Which Responsibility, Love, And Sorrow Can Bind People Together..

10 thoughts on “Lost

  1. says:

    I just finished reading Alice Lichtenstein s novel, Lost, in one sitting This story about three strangers whose lives intersect after a man with Alzheimer s disappears one frigid morning is that compelling From the moment I met Susan, the wife of the lost man

  2. says:

    In the beginning when Susan was taking care of her husband who had dementia , I could empathize with Susan After her husband goes missing, though, Susan s thoughts feelings are not so well revealed, and I felt distanced from her Same thing happened for Corey At first, I

  3. says:

    I really don t know what was missing for me in this book Perhaps it is just the topic, I have struggled with books about dementia and Alzheimers before The writing really is very good Stark and simple No superfluous words rolling around on the pages I just found it difficult to c

  4. says:

    Premise of the book sounded intriguingwoman s husband with Alzheimer s is lost and that is the basis for a bunch of lost people to come into contact the search and rescue leader, the wife, and a teen But somehow it didn t really all come into focus for me I thought the most powerful scenes

  5. says:

    Lost, by Alice Lichtenstein, is a beautiful, literary, and poetic book that will appeal to anyone who has loved someone with Alzheimer s or lost someone that they love Christopher, suffering from Alzheimer s, gets lost and his wife, Susan calls Search and Rescue Susan and Christopher have been marri

  6. says:

    It s a spare but punishing story of what arises from the most wearying, grief torn ordeals we might be so unfortunate to have to deal with Susan s husband, suffering from end stage dementia, wanders off i...

  7. says:

    What a wonderful book A beautifully written story of loss, redemption, the search for ourselves and others and what we find along the way Alice is a gifted writer who was able to capture the emptiness of Alzheimers, the pain of survival, the poignancy of regret and the comfort of accepta...

  8. says:

    3.5 stars.

  9. says:

    Great book filled with tragedy, compassion and redemption.

  10. says:

    Lost is the story of three people and how their lives intersect when a man suffering from Alzheimer s disease disappears.The story is centered on Susan Hunsinger Her husband, Christopher, is in the later stages of Alzheimers He is in a very difficult stage in that Susan must be very attentive to him Anything out of the unusual upsets him and he is

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