The Memory Keeper's Daughter

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Penguin Books, 2006 - Fiction - 401 pages
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'The Memory Keeper's Daughter' is a crafted family drama that explores every mother's silent fear - what would happen if you lost your child and she grew up without you?

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Interesting premise, well written. - LibraryThing
The plot was overblown, the writing was bad. - LibraryThing
An intriguing story told in luscious prose. - LibraryThing
Too wordy didn't care for the long drawn out plot. - LibraryThing
I enjoyed this novel and found it quite a page turner. - LibraryThing
The pace also dragged a lot. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - hemlokgang - LibraryThing

Set between 1964 and 1989, between Lexington, KY and Pittsburgh, PA, this story is about the futility of trying to control life. The reader is witness to the outcomes set in motion after the birth of ... Read full review

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User Review  - KR_Patterson - LibraryThing

The only reason I even give this book 3 stars is because I can see that she's a good writer. I mean, her words are nice, pretty, thought-provoking. However, the story itself was, I felt, a waste of ... Read full review

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