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3 edition of After you"d gone found in the catalog.

After you"d gone

by Maggie O"Farrell

  • 333 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coma,
  • Patients,
  • Suicidal behavior,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Alice Raikes remembers a tragic love affair as she lies in a coma. Meanwhile, Alice"s family gathers at her bedside.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMaggie O"Farrell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6065.F36 A68 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination372 p. ;
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24751029M
    ISBN 100670894486
    ISBN 109780670894482
    LC Control Number00043898
    OCLC/WorldCa45002093

    A review A re-read. I’ve just finished After You’d Gone for the third time. Well, I say third time, but that is just an estimate. It’s at least read number three, anyway. It’s . Get this from a library! After you'd gone. [Maggie O'Farrell] -- Like a pointillist painting, this fine debut is, from one perspective, formless--short vignettes, told from multiple points of view and in multiple voices, that are somewhat puzzling on their own and.

    ― Maggie O'Farrell, quote from After You'd Gone “Edinburgh suited Ann; she liked the tall, dignified buildings of grey stone, the short days that sank into street-lamped evenings at five o'clock, and the dual personality of the city's main street, which on one side had glittering shops and on the other the green sweep of Princes Street.   After You'd Gone (Book): O'Farrell, Maggie: I am more than happy to welcome a newcomer, Maggie O'Farrell, who, to quote Yeats, 'has learnt her trade.' After You'd Gone is beautifully written contemporary fiction. --Edna O'Brien, Sunday TimesA young woman named Alice Raikes boards a train to Scotland to visit her family. But when she arrives, she witnesses something so shocking that .

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AFTER YOU'D GONE follows Alice's mental journey through her own past, after a traffic accident has left her in a coma. A love story that is also a story of absence, and of how our choices can reverberate through the generations, it slowly draws us closer to a dark secret at a family's heart.

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After You’d Gone by Maggie O’Farrell – her debut novel. The main character, Alice is in a coma after being in road accident, which may or may not have been a suicide attempt.

She has been grieving the death of her husband, John. A Book You Heard About On Line. After You’d Gone begins at the end: our protagonist Alice sees something nasty in the woodshed (as it were; it’s not really a woodshed) and shortly thereafter gets hit by a car (possibly on purpose) and lapses into a coma.

The rest of the book goes circling and swooping around what happened and why and what it meant to Alice, exploring her past and her mother’s and her grandmother’s.