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Lost & Found: A Memoir


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NATIONAL BESTSELLER NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE A “profound and exquisite” (Marilynne Robinson) account of pleasure and sorrow from one of many nice writers of our time, The New Yorker’s Kathryn Schulz, winner of the Pulitzer Prize “I’ll stake my popularity on you being blown away by Misplaced & Discovered.”—Anne Lamott, writer of Nightfall, Night time, Daybreak and Hen by Hen One spring morning, Kathryn Schulz went to lunch with a stranger and fell in love. Having spent years in search of the suitable relationship, she was dazzled by how swiftly all the pieces modified when she lastly met her future spouse. However as the 2 of them started constructing a life collectively, Schulz’s beloved father—a captivating, good, absentminded Jewish refugee—went into the hospital with a minor coronary heart situation and by no means got here out. Newly in love but additionally newly bereft, Schulz was left contending concurrently with wild pleasure and horrible grief. These twin experiences kind the guts of Misplaced & Discovered, a profound meditation on the households that make us and the households we make. However Schulz’s e-book additionally explores how disappearance and discovery form us all. On common, we every lose 200 thousand objects over our lifetime, and Schulz brilliantly illuminates the connection between these on a regular basis losses and our most devastating ones. Likewise, she explores the significance of in search of, whether or not for historic ruins or new concepts, associates, religion, which means, or love. The ensuing e-book is an element memoir, half guidebook to sustaining marvel and gratitude even within the face of loss and grief. A employees author at The New Yorker and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Schulz writes with curiosity, tenderness, and humor in regards to the connections between pleasure and sorrow—and between us all.