The Memory Keeper's Daughter

by Kim Edwards | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0143037145 Global Overview for this book
Registered by Carlssonia of Portland, Oregon USA on 6/25/2008
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2 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by Carlssonia from Portland, Oregon USA on Wednesday, June 25, 2008
This book could have gone wrong in so many ways... the premise, that of a man who gives away his newborn daughter because she is born with Down's syndrome, is already stuff of High Drama. Add to it the fact that the daughter is one half of a set of twins, and that the man chooses to tell the mother & brother that the daughter died, and you have the potential for creating a very melodramatic situation. Somehow, however, the author makes the story work. I was fascinated as I read the book, watching the characters lives unravel & grow around the huge secret that touches them all. Definitely an unusual book, and one which I will remember...

I will release this book to Swedish readers in the next day or two! :-)

Journal Entry 2 by Carlssonia at Kållereds vårdcentral in Kållered, Västergötland Sweden on Thursday, June 26, 2008

Released 13 yrs ago (6/26/2008 UTC) at Kållereds vårdcentral in Kållered, Västergötland Sweden

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Left in the waiting area of Kållereds vårdcentral (Gamla Riksvägen 44).

Released for the 52 towns in 52 weeks challenge!

Journal Entry 3 by SwedenRose on Thursday, July 3, 2008
I have reed it. Its a very good book.

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