The Memory Keepers


  • Author: Natasha Ngan
  • Release Date : 2014-09-04
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • File Size: 1776712 Bytes


When you're chasing memories to survive, it's better to leave the past behind ...Seven is a thief with a difference - he steals downloadable memories from banks and memoriums to sell onto London's black market, trading secrets and hidden pasts for a chance at a future of his own. He makes sure he keeps some special stuff back to 'surf' himself though - it's the only real form of entertainment he can afford. But one night, as Seven is breaking into a private memorium in a wealthy part of London, he is caught in the act by one of its residents: Alba, the teenage daughter of London's most famous criminal prosecutor. Instead of giving him away, Alba promises to keep Seven's secret - as long as he allows her to go memory-surfing herself. In doing so, they...

Score: 4
From 620 Ratings

The Memory Keeper's Daughter


  • Author: Kim Edwards
  • Release Date : 2005-06-23
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
  • File Size: 1596164 Bytes


A #1 New York Times bestseller by Kim Edwards, The Memory Keeper’s Daughter is a brilliantly crafted novel of parallel lives, familial secrets, and the redemptive power of loveKim Edwards’s stunning novel begins on a winter night in 1964 in Lexington, Kentucky, when a blizzard forces Dr. David Henry to deliver his own twins. His son, born first, is perfectly healthy, but the doctor immediately recognizes that his daughter has Down syndrome. Rationalizing it as a need to protect Norah, his wife, he makes a split second decision that will alter all of their lives forever. He asks his nurse, Caroline, to take the baby away to an institution and never to reveal the secret. Instead, she disappears into another city to raise the child herself. So begin...

The Memory Keeper s Daughter
Score: 3
From 252 Ratings

The Memory Keeper s Daughter


  • Author : Kim Edwards
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2010-12-02
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141970349


The Memory Keeper s Daughter Book Description :

The multi-million copy bestseller, Kim Edwards' The Memory Keeper's Daughter is a moving and poignant novel about grief, family and betrayal. Families have secrets they hide even from themselves... It should have been an ordinary birth, the start of an ordinary happy family. But the night Dr David Henry delivers his wife's twins is a night that will haunt five lives for ever. For though David's son is a healthy boy, his daughter has Down's syndrome. And, in a shocking act of betrayal whose consequences only time will reveal, he tells his wife their daughter died while secretly entrusting her care to a nurse. As grief quietly tears apart David's family, so a little girl must make her own way in the world as best she can. 'Crafted with language so love...

The Memory Keeper s Daughter
Score: 4
From 158 Ratings

The Memory Keeper s Daughter


  • Author : Kim Edwards
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0143037145


The Memory Keeper s Daughter Book Description :

In a tale spanning twenty-five years, a doctor delivers his newborn twin daughter during a snowstorm and, rashly deciding to protect his wife from the baby's affliction with Down Syndrome, turns her over to a nurse, who secretly raises the child. A first novel. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 100,000 first printing....

The Memory Keepers

The Memory Keepers


  • Author : Natasha Ngan
  • Publisher : Hot Key Books
  • Release Date : 2014-09-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471401558


The Memory Keepers Book Description :

When you're chasing memories to survive, it's better to leave the past behind ... Seven is a thief with a difference - he steals downloadable memories from banks and memoriums to sell onto London's black market, trading secrets and hidden pasts for a chance at a future of his own. He makes sure he keeps some special stuff back to 'surf' himself though - it's the only real form of entertainment he can afford. But one night, as Seven is breaking into a private memorium in a wealthy part of London, he is caught in the act by one of its residents: Alba, the teenage daughter of London's most famous criminal prosecutor. Instead of giving him away, Alba promises to keep Seven's secret - as long as he allows her to go memory-surfing herself. In doing so, the...

The Memory Keeper

The Memory Keeper


  • Author : Jennifer Camiccia
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-10-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534439573


The Memory Keeper Book Description :

Fish in a Tree meets The Thing About Jellyfish in this heartfelt middle grade debut about long-buried secrets, the power of memory, and the bond between a girl and her gram. All Lulu Carter wants is to be seen. But her parents are lost in their own worlds, and Lulu has learned the hard way that having something as rare as HSAM—the ability to remember almost every single moment in her life—won’t make you popular in school. At least Lulu has Gram, who knows the truth about Lulu’s memory and loves her all the more for it. But Gram has started becoming absentminded, and the more lost she gets, the more she depends on Lulu…until Lulu realizes her memory holds the very key to fixing Gram’s forgetfulness. Once Lulu learns that trauma can cause a...

The Memory Keeper s Daughter
Score: 4.5
From 75 Ratings

The Memory Keeper s Daughter


  • Author : Kim Edwards
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0143037145


The Memory Keeper s Daughter Book Description :

In a tale spanning twenty-five years, a doctor delivers his newborn twin daughter during a snowstorm and, rashly deciding to protect his wife from the baby's affliction with Down Syndrome, turns her over to a nurse, who secretly raises the child. A first novel. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 100,000 first printing....

Our Ancestors  Our Stories

Our Ancestors Our Stories


  • Author : Harris Bailey (Jr.)
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-03-18
  • Genre: African Americans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0989372855


Our Ancestors Our Stories Book Description :

Our Ancestors, Our Stories offers insights into the African American experience in Edgefield County, South Carolina through the eyes of five very different authors.These family historians and storytellers have come together to share their family stories to inspire and encourage others, and to keep alive the memories of their ancestors....

The Lake of Dreams
Score: 3.5
From 43 Ratings

The Lake of Dreams


  • Author : Kim Edwards
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 110147534X


The Lake of Dreams Book Description :

From Kim Edwards, the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Memory Keeper's Daughter, an arresting novel of one family's secret history Imbued with all the lyricism, compassion, and suspense of her bestselling novel, The Memory Keeper's Daughter, Kim Edwards’s The Lake of Dreams is a powerful family drama and an unforgettable story of love lost and found. Lucy Jarrett is at a crossroads in her life, still haunted by her father's unresolved death a decade earlier. She returns to her hometown in Upstate New York, The Lake of Dreams, and, late one night, she cracks the lock of a window seat and discovers a collection of objects. They appear to be idle curiosities, but soon Lucy realizes that she has stumbled across a dark secret from her fami...

Keepers of Memory

Keepers of Memory


  • Author : Jennifer Rich
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2019-11-15
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1498586643


Keepers of Memory Book Description :

Keepers of Memory examines the relationship between history, truth, and memory. Through interviews with children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors, this book explores the human experience and how inherited memories might influence society in the future....

Family Tree Memory Keeper

Family Tree Memory Keeper


  • Author : Allison Dolan
  • Publisher : Family Tree Books
  • Release Date : 2013-10-09
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781440330629


Family Tree Memory Keeper Book Description :

Record Your Family History! From the editors of Family Tree Magazine, this workbook makes it easy to record and organize your family history. Family Tree Memory Keeper helps you keep track of basic genealogy information and special family memories, including traditions, heirloom histories, family records, newsworthy moments, family migrations and immigrations, old recipes, important dates, and much more. This book features: Dozens of fill-in pages to record all your essential family information. Convenient paperback format for writing and photocopying pages. Space for mounting photographs. Maps to mark your family's migration routes. Tips for researching your family history. A comprehensive list of additional resources. Use Family Tree Memory Keeper ...