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The Memory Prisoner

2.71 of 5 stars 2.71  ·  rating details  ·  24 ratings  ·  7 reviews
For thirteen years Maddie Palmer has sat by the window, never leaving the house, getting the news of the day from her younger brother, Keith. For thirteen years she has buried her memories-of the dark fortress of the Town Library, which casts its long shadow over Pridebridge, and what happened there so long ago. But when Keith is forced to work in the secret cavern of the...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published June 1st 2001 by Dial (first published January 1st 2000)
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I think of this more like a short story. It was not very well developed, no back story, no glimpse into any sort of future. It was written like a trite little adventure though I felt that the characters could mean more and have more of a purpose.
I believe that the only reason I finished this book was because it was so short I didn't have time to really hate it.
This was a decent book. I was surprised by the inclusion of the issue of childhood obesity with the main character...this is something that should be addressed but seldom is in children's literature, I feel.
Brinlie Clark
It shows how lonely you'll be when you try to take things that aren't yours(Lexeter). How you shouldn't listen to or follow threats you should tell someone and get help.
Mary Farrell
I loved Thomas Bloor's "London Calling". This book was a disappointment.
Krista the Krazy Kataloguer
The premise sounded intriguing, but it just didn't grab me.
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