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And Again: A Novel

Chiarella, Jessica

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ISBN 10: 1501116118 / ISBN 13: 9781501116117
Published by Touchstone, New York, 2016
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First Touchstone trade paperback edition August 2016, stated; first printing, full number line. Signed by the author on a front endpaper that states, "This signed limited edition of 'And Again' by [signed] Jessica Chiarella has been specially bound by the publisher." The author's debut novel. The book is unmarked; spine and wraps uncreased; front wrap states "signed copy"; sleeve protected. Bookseller Inventory # 007958

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Title: And Again: A Novel

Publisher: Touchstone, New York

Publication Date: 2016

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Printing.

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What would you do if you had a second chance at life?

Hannah, David, Connie, and Linda have been given the second chance of a lifetime—genetically perfect bodies as part of a medically advanced pilot program seeking FDA approval. Their new bodies are exact replicas of their old selves—without the deadly illnesses they suffered from. Even better, their imperfections have been erased. Blemishes, scars, and wrinkles have all disappeared, their bodies are pristine, their vision is impeccable.

Yet the fresh start they’ve been given is anything but perfect. Without their old bodies, their new physical identities have no memories. Hannah, an artistic prodigy, has to relearn how to hold a brush; David, a Congressman, grapples with his old habits; Connie, an actress whose stunning looks are restored after a protracted illness, tries to navigate an industry obsessed with physical beauty; and Linda, who spent eight years paralyzed after a car accident, now struggles to reconnect with a family that seems to have built a new life without her.

As each tries to re-enter their previous lives and relationships, they are faced with the question: how much of who you are rests not just in your mind, but in your heart and your body? In the spirit of Never Let Me Go and The Age of Miracles, And Again is an exciting debut about identity, second chances, and the courage to start life afresh.

About the Author:

Jessica Chiarella grew up in the Chicago area and has a master’s degree in writing and publishing from DePaul University. She is currently a student in the University of California, Riverside’s creative writing MFA in program.

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