The Answer to the Riddle Is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia by David McLean
Sue says: “I just finished The Answer to the Riddle Is Me: A Memoir of Amnesia by David McLean. I had listened to his 2010 award-winning essay on NPR’s This American Life about the harrowing experience of losing his memory while in India as a result of taking an anti-malarial medicine. No money, no passport, no identity. The 2014 book expands upon on his essay to fill in the details of how he came to be in India (completing a Fulbright scholarship) and the difficult, painful year he endured trying to recover his memory and figure out his ‘true’ psyche. A compelling read!”
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