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Hazel loses her memory after a freak accident. Her boyfriend, with whom she had broken up before the accident, declines to tell her of the break-up, and proceeds to cut Hazel off from the outside world. Meanwhile, an aspiring actress's life is falling down around her ears, and an American roofer is having problems dealing with his reality. All four of these people are drawn together in various ways, and how they all affect each other lives.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Brain/Body disability?    -   mental illness

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   writer Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American) Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK

Writing Style

Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   rape/molest Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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