Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸

Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸

[EPUB] ✸ Notes from the Lost Property Department By Bridget Pitt – Nessville.me Iris Langley is forced to take charge when her mother Grace has a stroke This is no easy task Iris suffers from the lingering effects of a near fatal fall as a child The accident turned her mind into[EPUB] Notes from the Lost Property Department By Bridget Pitt Nessville.me Iris Langley is forced to take charge when her mother Grace has a stroke This is no easy task Iris suffers from the lingering effects of a near fatal fall as a child The accident turned her mind into Iris Langley is forced to take charge the Lost MOBI when her mother Grace Notes from eBook has a stroke This is no easy task Iris suffers from the from the Lost ePUB .

notes download from mobile lost epub property download department download Notes from mobile the Lost download from the Lost kindle Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUB734; lingering effects of a near fatal fall as a child The accident turned her mind into a place where a dragon lives one that roars in her ears and fills her head with smoke As her mother retreats into dementia Iris realises that Grace is hiding something – a secret about that fateful day in the mountains that could threaten everything she believes about herself and her family But with her own memory fragmented and Grace’s mind in tatters how can she find the truth Set against the sombre.


734; lingering effects of a near fatal fall as a child The accident turned her mind into a place where a dragon lives one that roars in her ears and fills her head with smoke As her mother retreats into dementia Iris realises that Grace is hiding something – a secret about that fateful day in the mountains that could threaten everything she believes about herself and her family But with her own memory fragmented and Grace’s mind in tatters how can she find the truth Set against the sombre.

Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸

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  1. Paula Paula says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBI loved this book it completely absorbed me and was a page turner but at the same time made me think about my relationships with my mother and my daughter; I wondered about identity and what makes us who we are particularly when we are brain damaged And it is one of those books that powerfully gives you a sense of place the Drakensberg mountains are ever present A wonderful read


  2. Rose Humphreys Rose Humphreys says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBA treasure of a book Ms Pitt has taken two really serious conditions brain damage and dementia and made them real for us in a palatable satisfying read Along the way she deftly keeps your interest in the secret at the centre of the book developing the mother daughter relationship so that you care so very much for Iris and Grace I loved the supporting cast too Through it all the backdrop of holidays in the Drakensberg one of my most beloved places on earth gave it a strong se


  3. Shayne Shayne says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBI struggled to get into this book but once I got going I enjoyed it She handles two very real issues brain damage and dementia in a easy to understand way I loved her writing and the easy flow between then and now Of course the whole motherdaughtersister relationship was also handled remarkably well Will def read another of hers


  4. Lyndall Lyndall says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBFrom start to finish 'Notes from the Lost Property Department' is an absolute joy to read Bridget Pitt has perfectly and elouently captured the complicated conditions of the mind both accident and age related and how these affect the relationships between the characters The incredible bond between Iris and Grace is such an honest re


  5. Penny Haw Penny Haw says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBI so enjoyed Bridget Pitt's Notes from the Lost Property Dept it was difficult to drag myself away to do anything else other than read it I don't know yet whether it's the subject matter which is close to my heart – an overwrought mother daughter relationship brain injury mine and an ageing mother's experience of an institution the South African setting particularly the Drakensberg which is close to where I grew up the writing easy yet intelligent sensitive yet funny tight yet engaging or the story convincing and moving that impresses me most What I do know though is that Bridget is another great example of just how good South African authors are


  6. Gwynn Gwynn says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBI really loved this book It is beautifully written the characters real the story agelessSet in South Africa it will resonate with people who who know the Drakensberg and who have hiked those glorious fearsome mountains as well as those who have holidayed in their shadows If you have not there is than enough in the telling of the tale to make it universally relevant It is a tale of reconciliation lost love misunderstanding and the bond between mother and daughtersA worthwhile read


  7. Gillian Gillian says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUB“Notes from the lost property office” is the perfect title for Bridget Pitt’s latest novel which examines the effects of brain injury – traumatic and physiological – the child who fell in the mighty Drakensberg and years later her aged mother who suffers a stroke in a rose garden at her ‘care’ facility Bridget writes with great skill and imagination tracing the lives of mother and daughter and bringing in themes of dependence betrayal and ultimately healing Well worth reading


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    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBA good story beautifully written that I will want to read again I thought I may find my dad in it but instead I found myself


  9. Sue Hampton Sue Hampton says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBLove and loss tend to be at the heart of the fiction I'm drawn to as a reader and writer the kind of novel that explores relationships psychology and emotion In this case the losses incurred by Iris as a child through brain damage after a fall are paralleled later by her mother's cognitive impairment in dementia But if this is was the premise with which Pitt began her story there's nothing heavy handed about the connection Her touch is light the identity and detail of the key mountain setting conveyed vividly but without melodramatic excess and the characterisation engaging and skilful A reader does not need to have experienced either kind of loss to care deeply about mother or daughter or indeed as a second layer emerges about Gideon's own loss and guilt The structure jumping from present to past in order to give us access to Grace 1 before the brain decay both as disappointed wife committed mother and destabilised lover and to Iris the pre


  10. Jocelyn Newmarch Jocelyn Newmarch says:

    Notes from the Lost Property Department PDF/EPUB ¸ notes download, from mobile, lost epub, property download, department download, Notes from mobile, the Lost download, from the Lost kindle, Notes from the Lost Property Department PDFEPUBBridget Pitt’s debut novel takes on many themes the relationship between mother and daughter memory and forgetting growing up and growing old Iris is the daughter who never grew up following a traumatic fall she lost her memory and was nursed back to life and health by Grace her dedicated mother Yet even as an adult Iris still suffers the presence of a dragon in her head who roars in her ears and fills her head with smoke Grace sacrificed her own marriage to care for Iris; now in her 80s she suffers a stroke and retreats into dementia It is Iris’ turn to look after her mother – and try to figure out the secret Grace can no longer share which lies at the heart of their familyI loved her characterisation of the Drakensberg mountains not simply as a backdrop but as a presence in the story that’s alive with both promise and menace Grace Iris and even Jessica the older sister who we mainly come to know via irr


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