The Memory Keeper's Daughter Questions and Answers

The Memory Keeper's Daughter

The setting in 1960s-70s America is very important to The Memory Keeper’s Daughter. First of all, David’s past has a strong influence on his decision to give up his daughter Phoebe when he finds...

Latest answer posted February 5, 2011, 1:23 am (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

The Memory Keeper's Daughter, written by Kim Edwards, was her first novel, and was embraced by critics and readers alike. It is the story of the lives of a family based upon one lie, motivated out...

Latest answer posted January 2, 2011, 12:54 pm (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

As is true in most novels, there are multiple themes in The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards; however, two of them are more significant than the others because they are connected to nearly...

Latest answer posted December 20, 2013, 9:37 pm (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

Rosemary is a sixteen-year-old girl. She enters the story when David (the protagonist) crosses paths with her at his old family home. David is initially shocked to find someone living at the...

Latest answer posted April 30, 2018, 3:03 pm (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

Kim Edward's novel The Memory Keeper's Daughter tells the story of two families--one which keeps a secret and one which lives in relative secret. David and Norah have twins; David (a doctor and...

Latest answer posted November 1, 2010, 12:51 pm (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

I'm assuming you mean Paul and Phoebe. Technically, David sees Phoebe in the hospital before he sends her away with the nurse after her birth, but he is then unable to ever meet with her again,...

Latest answer posted August 1, 2019, 8:09 pm (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

David Henry is described as a man with "something in his stance, his manner - some quiet alertness, some quality of listening - that set(s) him apart". A skilled physician, he is not exactly...

Latest answer posted February 11, 2009, 3:12 am (UTC)

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The Memory Keeper's Daughter

I assume you are referring to The Memory Keepers daughter, since that is the only novel I know of with the characters if Caroline and Al. In the novel, Caroline and Al get married in 1972.

Latest answer posted August 13, 2009, 1:34 pm (UTC)

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