Three things about elsie plot

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Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

There are three things you should know about Elsie.
The first thing is that she’s my best friend.
The second is that she always knows what to say to make me feel better.
And the third thing… might take a little bit more explaining.

84-year-old Florence has fallen in her flat at Cherry Tree Home for the Elderly. As she waits to be rescued, Florence wonders if a terrible secret from her past is about to come to light; and, if the charming new resident is who he claims to be, why does he look exactly like a man who died sixty years ago?

From the author of THE TROUBLE WITH GOATS AND SHEEP, this book will teach you many things, but here are three of them:
1) The fine threads of humanity will connect us all forever.
2) There is so very much more to anyone than the worst thing they have ever done.
3) Even the smallest life can leave the loudest echo.
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Published 06.12.2018

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No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf. January Book of the Month. Abundant in moving insights into identity and memory, this charming slice of humanity is as elegantly formed and sweetly satisfying as the Battenberg cake depicted on its cover. She wanted to be a scientist, to devise a world-changing invention, but instead she and Elsie ended up in a factory for the entirety of their working lives. I adored it.

Joanna Canon is the author of the Sunday Times bestselling debut novel The Trouble With Goats And Sheep , which has sold over , copies in Britain alone and has been published in 15 countries.
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Rate this book. The bestselling author of the The Trouble with Goats and Sheep delivers a suspenseful and emotionally satisfying novel about a lifelong friendship, a devastating secret, and the small acts of kindness that bring people together. There are three things you should know about Elsie. The first thing is that she's my best friend. The second is that she always knows what to say to make me feel better.

5 thoughts on “Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

  1. Three Things About Elsie review – the tricks of memory at an old folks’ home | Books | The Guardian

  2. There are three things you should know about Elsie. But before that I was irritated by the obviousness of the plot devices that were used to tell Florence's story.

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