Emily Barr

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The One Memory of Flora Banks

book | Fiction | Jan 2017
World → Penguin Random House (Ed. Ruth Knowles)

THE ONE MEMORY OF FLORA BANKS is an incredible page-turner of a novel, full of twists and turns, against the backdrop of obsessive first love. It will appeal to fans of WE WERE LIARS and readers of all ages who enjoy gripping commercial thrillers like BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP.


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"An affecting portrayal of living with amnesia and discovering one's own agency"

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"It will not be forgotten by readers"

Tom Malinowski.
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"Flora’s situation may be singular, but her desire for autonomy should speak loudly to teens in the midst of their own journeys into adulthood."

Publisher's Weekly
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"In her YA debut, Emily Barr (author of the adult novel Backpack) does a terrific job portraying how disorienting life must be for someone who can't remember what she does for more than two or three hours at a time. "

Lynn Becker
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