• The Forgotten Life of Eva Gordon

    The Forgotten Life of Eva Gordon
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    Price: $15.99

    ISBN: 9780825447327

    Edition: April 19, 2022

    Pages: 272

    Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.5 (inch.)

    Publication date: April 19, 2022

    Format: Paperback

    Imprint: Kregel Publications

    Category: Fiction

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    The Forgotten Life of Eva Gordon

    A Novel

    Eva wants to run away from her life--if only she could remember how

    Failing memory has forced Eva Gordon to move in with her granddaughter, Breezy. But Eva hates the bustle of Boston. All she wants to do is move back to her quiet, cozy Cape Cod home and be left alone.

    Then Breezy announces she's getting married, and they'll be moving to her new husband's rundown family farm, where he lives with an elderly uncle. They'll be one big family--but only Breezy and Brent think it'll be a happy one.

    It's all too much for Eva. Too much change, too much togetherness, too much of an over-crowded life she never wanted. But as her desire for privacy collides with her worsening memory, Eva may find herself in a pickle she can't get out of. Can an unlikely cast of misfit characters step in to woo Eva from her self-imposed isolation?

    Fans of A Man Called Ove will appreciate Eva's predicament, and enjoy the poignant, hilarious, and intergenerational rescue effort to save her from herself.

    Author: Linda MacKillop
    Linda MacKillop holds an MFA in Creative Writing and is a member of the Redbud Writers Guild. Her articles and essays have appeared in magazines and journals such as The Philosophical Mother, The MacGuffin, and Relief Journal, and her writing has been nominated for both the Pushcart Prize and Best American Essays. This is her first novel. Linda makes her home in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. Discover more on lindamackillop.com.