What Rose Forgot: A Novel


      What Rose Forgot: A Novel
POPSUGAR s New Thrillers That Should Be on Your Radar This Year Women.com s 12 New September Books Worth Canceling Plans For In New York Times bestselling author Nevada Barr s gripping standalone, a grandmother in her sixties emerges from a mental fog to find she s trapped in her worst nightmare Rose Dennis wakes up in a hospital gown, her brain in a fog, only to discover that she s been committed to an Alzheimer s Unit in a nursing home With no memory of how she ended up in this position, Rose is sure that something is very wrong When she overhears one of the administrators saying about her that she s not making it through the week, Rose is convinced that if she s to survive, she has to get out of the nursing home She avoids taking her medication, putting on a show for the aides, then stages her escape.The only problem is how does she convince anyone that she s not actually demented Her relatives were the ones to commit her, all the legal papers were drawn up, the authorities are on the side of the nursing home, and even she isn t sure she sounds completely sane But any lingering doubt Rose herself might have had is erased when a would be killer shows up in her house in the middle of the night Now Rose knows that someone is determined to get rid of her With the help of her computer hacker recluse sister Marion, thirteen year old granddaughter Mel, and Mel s friend Royal, Rose begins to gather her strength and fight back to find out who is after her and take back control of her own life But someone out there is still determined to kill Rose, and they re holding all the cards. New Read What Rose Forgot: A Novel By Nevada Barr For Kindle ePUB or eBook – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Nevada Barr is a mystery fiction author, known for her Anna Pigeon series of mysteries, set in National Parks in the United States Barr has won an Agatha Award for best first novel for Track of the Cat.Barr was named after the state of her birth She grew up in Johnstonville, California She finished college at the University of California, Irvine Originally, Barr started to pursue a career in theatre, but decided to be a park ranger In 1984 she published her first novel, Bittersweet, a bleak lesbian historical novel set in the days of the Western frontier.While working in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Barr created the Anna Pigeon series Pigeon is a law enforcement officer with the United States National Park Service Each book in the series takes place in a different National Park, where Pigeon solves a murder mystery, often related to natural resource issues She is a satirical, witty woman whose icy exterior is broken down in each book by a hunky male to whom she is attracted such as Rogelio.Currently, Ms Barr lives in New Orleans, LA.http us.macmillan.com author nevada

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      What Rose Forgot: A Novel
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  • What Rose Forgot: A Novel
  • Nevada Barr
  • 13 December 2017

10 thoughts on “ What Rose Forgot: A Novel

  1. says:

    Inheritance What Rose Forgot is an entertaining novel packed with action and suspense, and with splashes of humour it makes this a wonderful read What struck me was just how quickly this novel had hold of me and totally consumed the hours until I finished reading The writing is very perceptive and paints wonderful scenes, a mysterious plot and clever witty dialogue, while the story moves with great momentum Rose Dennis awakens in a wood, confused, disorientated and wearing just a hospital gow Inheritance What Rose Forgot is an entertaining novel packed with action and suspense, and with splashes of humour it makes this a wonderful read What struck me was just how quickly this novel had hold of me and totally consumed the hours until I finished reading The writing is very perceptive and paints wonderful scenes, a mysterious plot and clever witty dialogue, while the story moves with great momentum Rose Dennis awakens in a wood, confused, disorientated and wearing just a hospital...

  2. says:

    4 stars for an entertaining mystery This is a stand alone mystery and not part of the Anna Pigeon series by Nevada Barr Rose wakes up in a state of confusion She is in a hospital gown and near a road She sees 2 boys on bicycles and asks for water One gives her water and the other goes to the nursing home to tell them that one of their patients is nearby Rose is taken back to the nursing home But she realizes that she is being drugged and pretends to continue taking the drugs and escape S 4 stars for an entertaining mystery This is a stand alone mystery and not part of the Anna Pigeon series by Nevada Barr Rose wakes up in a state of confusion She is in a hospital gown and near a road She sees 2 boys on bicycles and asks for water One gives her water and the other goes to the nursing home to tell them that one of their patients is nearby Rose is taken back to the nursing home But she realizes that she is being drugged and pretends to continue taking the drugs and escape She does escape and unravels a conspiracy behind the drugs Rose is a feisty 69 year old woman who ends up saving her life To saywould be a spoiler, but if you liked the Anna Pigeon series, then you will like this book also I read it in 2 days.One quote on Rose philosophizing Of course, Rose knows there are people who live and die in the shadow of lies, betrayals, violence and crime.It has to be exhausting...

  3. says:

    I read each and every one of Barr s Anna Pigeon books and have missed the series So, I was thrilled to see she d written a stand alone As the story begins, 68 year old Rose has escaped from a memory unit in a nursing home She s quickly re captured and returned But it s obvious to the reader that she s not a typical earl...

  4. says:

    The plot synopsis provided for this novel is extremely accurate, so I will just be reviewing my likes, dislikes, and other thoughts.I enjoyed the character of Rose a yoga doing, meditating, mantra chanting, spunky step grandmother Her character was interesting, unique, and easy to relate to Rose was simply awesome, and I love her I also fell in love with her sister, Marion, and loved Marion s character On the other hand, most of the events that unfold are far fetched, so you must read with The plot synopsis provided for this novel is extremely accurate, so I will just be reviewing my likes, dislikes, and other thoughts.I enjoyed the character of Rose a yoga doing, meditating, mantra chanting, spunky step grandmother Her character was interesting, unique, and easy to relate to Rose was simply awesome, and I love her I also fell in love with her sister, Marion, and loved Marion s character On the other hand, most of the events that unfold are far fetched, so you must read with an open mind Too add to that statement, sometimes the action occurring in the scenes was hard to follow I had to go back and re read the page or paragraph and still didn t comprehend the directional imagery occurring, meaning that ...

  5. says:

    What Rose Forgot by Nevada Barr is a well written standalone mystery that I was excited to read since I thoroughly enjoy her Anna Pigeon series This story is set in Charlotte, North Carolina and the main protagonist is 68 year old Rose Dennis who wakes up outside in a hospital gown and her mind is foggy She has been committed to a Memory Care Unit of a nursing home, but Rose becomes convinced that her life is in danger With this information, Rose enlists the help of her sister in New Orleans, What Rose Forgot by Nevada Barr is a well written standalone mystery that I was excited to read since I thoroughly enjoy her Anna Pigeon series This story is set in Charlotte, North Carolina and the main protagonist is 68 year old Rose Dennis who wakes up outside in a hospital gown and her mind is foggy She has been committed to a Memory Care Unit of a nursing home, but Rose becomes convinced that her life is in danger With this information, Rose enlists the help of her sister in New Orleans, her granddaughter Mel, and Mel s friend Royal The clever plot progresses rapidly To avoid spoilers, I will withhold the rest of the story line...

  6. says:

    What Rose Forgot is an extremely entertaining action packed mystery I fell in love with Rose s dry self deprecating sense of humour from the very first scene Rose wakes up in a wood and has no idea how she ended up in the place has there been an accident Then why is she wearing a hospital gown,and most importantly, why is she struggling to clear her mind from its foggy state Two teenage boys find and report Rose to a nursing home nearby and we quickly understand that not everything is as in What Rose Forgot is an extremely entertaining action packed m...

  7. says:

    A well plotted mystery told from intended victim Rose s point of view The reader is immediately plunged into Rose s world as she comes out of a meditative trance to find herself not in her meditation room, as expected, but outside surrounded by trees and other shrubs How did she get her Where is here And Why is she so thirsty and confused Moments after becoming aware of her surroundings, Rose is found by two young boys, one of whom gives her the little water he has and then hurries off to th A well plotted mystery told from intended victim Rose s point of view The reader is immediately plunged int...

  8. says:

    What a hoot What Rose Forgot is an outrageous, rip roaring good time I expected a dark, scary thriller and while there re certainly some spooky scenes, there are manythat are over the top, laugh out loud hilarious Rose awakens in a foggy, dream like haze, surprised to find herself confined in the lock down section of a Alzheimer s elderly care facility As she struggles to clear her muddy mind and figure out what s going on, she overhears a conversation saying she won t last out the wee What a hoot What Rose Forgot is an outrageous, rip roaring good...

  9. says:

    Absolutely delightful I truly couldn t put this one down At the start of the book Rose has excaped from a Memory Care Unit but feels she shouldn t have been there She is found and taken back She plans her escape The events that follow and the situations she finds herself in are both scary and funny Rose is a charming character who is very artistic and it seems she has always done yoga so, even after her incarceration in the MCU seems to be strong and resilient for a woman in her sixties H Absolutely deli...

  10. says:

    3.5 Fun Filled Stars Yep, I like ole Rosie.Rose Dennis, that is She s a fit and spry 68 year old stuck in the Longwood Memory Care Unit and doesn t remember how she got there With a sense of hopelessness at being bound to her bed with the nasty stench of urine in the air and overhearing nurses not follow doctors orders, Rose has one goal in mind GET OUT WHAT ROSE FORGOT is not at all the serious storyline I thought it would be, but a humorous, very entertaining mystery with Rose and a fe 3.5 Fun Filled Stars Yep, I like ole Rosie.Rose Dennis, that is She s a fit and spry 68 year old stuck in the Longwood Memory Care Unit and doesn t remember how she got there With a sense...

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