Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine.

 

Except she isn’t.

She’s far from fine.

She’s turned 30.

She’s abrupt.

She’s friendless.

She has a massive scar from her temple to her chin.

She has an abusive mother.

Together, with an unlikely friend, Raymond, Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine is a journey of discovery to unlock a hidden, sinister past.

I found it utterly compelling and read it in three sittings. Eleanor Oliphant is such a well-crafted and complex character. She’s funny, she’s intelligent and she’s to the point!

Her story is told with humour and heartbreak. (Yes, I even blubbed at the end.)

I can’t recommend it highly enough.

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Filed under Art, Books, Children, Contemporary Arts, Creativity, Disability, Ideas, Innovation, Inspiration, Literature, love, mental health, Writing

3 responses to “Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine.

  1. Sounds like it’s worth a try, David. Thanks.

  2. I loved it too – just finished it on Friday…

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