After a massive chemical spill at the local pharmaceutical plant, the residents of Clarence, Minnesota fall under the spell of a powerful drug that unlocks their memories. This tender and witty first novel accompanies the people of Clarence on their journey into the past. What if you could suddenly remember every joy and sorrow you had ever endured? Would it be a blessing or a curse?
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