Fiction — Adult —Women

Forgetting Me

Category:Fiction — Adult —Women

Author:Katherine Tirado-Ryen

  • Publisher: Meadow Lake Press
  • Publication Date: July 29, 2014
  • Number of Pages: 360
  • ISBN-10: B00M8SJ7CE
  • ISBN-13: 979-8-218-33468-0
  • ASIN: B00M8SJ7CE

Can a forgotten life be fixed? Anne Strafford wakes up in a hospital bed with no memory. She is startled by the handsome movie star, Jack Post, who sleeps by her bedside. Who is she and what has her life been like before the events that brought her here? She has many unanswered questions, and as she begins to piece together the details of her life, it only gets more complicated — her twin sister won't talk to her and her husband has filed for divorce. It seems like there is more that has been shattered than Anne's once beautiful face.

Forgetting Me by Katherine Tirado-Ryen is a gripping story that captures the essence of self-discovery, resilience, and the harsh realities of rebuilding a life lost to memory. Spanning the glamorous streets of New York City to the depths of personal turmoil, this novel expertly weaves together elements of drama, complex character depth, and an enticing setting to offer a delightful reading experience.

Tirado-Ryen intricately crafts the psychological struggles of a woman trying to find her place in a life that feels foreign. Anne's confusion and desperation resonate strongly, pulling readers into her emotional journey. The cast of characters surrounding Anne is multifaceted and distinct, each with their secrets and motivations. The mysterious movie star, Jack Post, provides an intriguing love interest, as his unwavering support and presence at Anne's bedside add an element of hope and mystery, leaving readers questioning his true intentions.

Tirado-Ryen's prose shines throughout the narrative, effortlessly bringing forth vivid scenes and emotions. Her descriptions of New York City immerse the reader in its glitz and glamour, while the inner turmoil of Anne is conveyed with raw intensity and clarity. The author's ability to evoke emotion through her words is truly exceptional, adding depth and resonance to an already enchanting story. The relentless drama drives the narrative forward and as Anne digs deeper into her past and unravels the truth behind her relationships, the tension and anticipation build, making it impossible to put the book down. Readers will be captivated by the finely drawn characters, the suspense, and Anne's journey to redefine who she is. A page-turning narrative with abrupt and unexpected twists and a denouement that will leave readers spellbound.

Reviewed By: Franklin Bauer

Reviewed Date: October 26, 2023

Category: Fiction — Adult —Women