The Man Who Forgot How to Read

by Howard Engel and Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Forgot How to Read

Hardcover, 157 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $19.95 | purchase

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The award-winning author of the Benny Cooperman mystery series recounts the loss of his ability to comprehend the written language after suffering a stroke, a devastating setback after which he learned to read again and renewed his commitment to his writing career. 15,000 first printing.

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The Man Who Forgot How to Read

The Man Who Forgot How to Read

A Memoir


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Copyright © 2008 Howard Engel
All right reserved.

ISBN: 9780312382094

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