The Memory Keeper's Duaghter Author:Kim Edwards On a winter night in 1964 Dr David Henry is forced by a blizzard to deliver his own twins. His son, born first, is perfectly healthy. Yet when his daughter is born, he sees immediately that she has Down's syndrome. Rationalizing it as a need to protet Norah, his wife, he makes a split-second decision that will alter all of their lives forever... more ». He asks his nurse to take the baby away to an institution and never to reveal the secret.
Life takes unexpected turns and the mysterious ties that hold a family together are strained when long-buried secrets busrst into the open.