The Memory Wood
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Memory Wood


  • Author : Sam Lloyd
  • Publisher : Doubleday Canada
  • Release Date : 2020-03-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385694841


The Memory Wood Book Description :

A heart-stopping, chilling thriller about an abducted girl, the boy who can save her and the terrifying cat-and-mouse game of deception and betrayal that they are playing. "If you've only just arrived . . . then why do you want to leave?" Elissa arrived in Memory Wood on the most important day of her life. The thirteen-year-old chess prodigy was competing at the English Youth Grand Prix when she was snatched, and then woke up in a makeshift cell underground. Elijah has lived beside Memory Wood for as long as he can remember. He's only twelve but he's spent his life so far exploring every inch of it, and that's how he finds Elissa. When he appears in her cell, Elissa assumes Elijah will help her; that he'll go to the police and give them the answers t...

The Memory Wood
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Memory Wood


  • Author : Sam Lloyd
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2020-02-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473568907


The Memory Wood Book Description :

The must-read novel of 2020. Chilling, moving and unputdownable, The Memory Wood is a thriller like no other. 'Superbly creepy' Guardian ‘Brilliant writing, a terrifying story, and characters so real it feels like you know them' Samantha Downing, author of My Lovely Wife ************* Elijah has lived in the Memory Wood for as long as he can remember. It’s the only home he’s ever known. Elissa has only just arrived. And she’ll do everything she can to escape. When Elijah stumbles across thirteen-year-old Elissa, in the woods where her abductor is hiding her, he refuses to alert the police. Because in his twelve years, Elijah has never had a proper friend. And he doesn’t want Elissa to leave. Not only that, Elijah knows how this can end. Aft...

The Memory Wood
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Memory Wood


  • Author : Sam Lloyd
  • Publisher : Corgi Books
  • Release Date : 2020-12-31
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0552176583


The Memory Wood Book Description :

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The Memory Witch

The Memory Witch


  • Author : Heather Topham Wood
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1939173612


The Memory Witch Book Description :

Ten years ago, Quinn Jacobs' mother made a bargain with a local witch-steal away Quinn's memories from the first eight years of her life and in return, Quinn would spend a year in servitude to the witch. On Quinn's eighteenth birthday, she's forced to leave her home and friends behind. For the next year, she'll live at the Chadwick House, learning everything she needs to know about being a spellcaster. As her powers grow, Quinn begins to unravel the secrets of the past and the reason her mother was so desperate to conceal the horrifying truth....

The Memory of the People

The Memory of the People


  • Author : Andy Wood
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780521896108


The Memory of the People Book Description :

The Memory of the People is a major new study of popular memory in the early modern period....

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Score: 3.5
From 50 Ratings

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  • Author : Kate Atkinson
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385691543


Transcription Book Description :

From the bestselling author of Life After Life, a new novel that explores the repercussions of one young woman's espionage work during World War II. In 1940, eighteen-year-old Juliet Armstrong is reluctantly recruited into the world of espionage. Sent to an obscure department of MI5 tasked with monitoring the comings and goings of British Fascist sympathizers, she discovers the work to be by turns tedious and terrifying. But after the war has ended, she presumes the events of those years have been relegated to the past forever. Ten years later, now a radio producer at the BBC, Juliet is unexpectedly confronted by figures from her past. A different war is being fought now, on a different battleground, but Juliet finds herself once more under threat. A...

The Night You Left

The Night You Left


  • Author : Emma Curtis
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-07-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473559790


The Night You Left Book Description :

IT ONLY TAKES A MOMENT TO UNRAVEL A PERFECT LIFE . . . When Grace’s fiancé vanishes without a trace the night after proposing, her life is turned upside down. But has Nick walked out on her, or is he in danger? As Grace desperately searches for answers, it soon becomes clear that Nick wasn’t the uncomplicated man she thought she knew. And when she uncovers a hidden tragedy from his childhood, she realises an awful truth: that you can run from your past – but your secrets will always catch up with you . . . ***** YOUR FAVOURITE AUTHORS ARE RAVING ABOUT THE NIGHT YOU LEFT . . . 'Congratulations Emma Curtis on another breathtakingly brilliant thriller . . . Psychological suspense at its best' Nuala Ellwood, author of The Day of the Accident 'So a...

The Memory Book
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Memory Book


  • Author : Lara Avery
  • Publisher : Poppy
  • Release Date : 2016-07-05
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316283779


The Memory Book Book Description :

They tell me that my memory will never be the same, that I'll start forgetting things. At first just a little, and then a lot. So I'm writing to remember. Sammie McCoy is a girl with a plan: graduate at the top of her class and get out of her small town as soon as possible. Nothing will stand in her way--not even the rare genetic disorder the doctors say will slowly steal her memories and then her health. So the memory book is born: a journal written to Sammie's future self, so she can remember everything from where she stashed her study guides to just how great it feels to have a best friend again. It's where she'll record every perfect detail of her first date with longtime-crush Stuart, a gifted young writer home for the summer. And where she'll a...

The Memory Police
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

The Memory Police


  • Author : Yoko Ogawa
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2020-07-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101911815


The Memory Police Book Description :

Finalist for the International Booker Prize and the National Book Award A haunting Orwellian novel about the terrors of state surveillance, from the acclaimed author of The Housekeeper and the Professor. On an unnamed island, objects are disappearing: first hats, then ribbons, birds, roses. . . . Most of the inhabitants are oblivious to these changes, while those few able to recall the lost objects live in fear of the draconian Memory Police, who are committed to ensuring that what has disappeared remains forgotten. When a young writer discovers that her editor is in danger, she concocts a plan to hide him beneath her f loorboards, and together they cling to her writing as the last way of preserving the past. Powerful and provocative, The Memory Poli...

In the Woods of Memory

In the Woods of Memory


  • Author : Shun Medoruma
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-06-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1611720370


In the Woods of Memory Book Description :

A powerful and thought-provoking novel that raises important questions about World War II, war memory, and US imperialism and blowback....