The Memory Chair

bySusan White

Paperback | March 9, 2015

The Memory Chair by Susan White
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Thirteen-year-old Betony has always hated going to her cranky great-grandmother's house. It's old and stuffy and boring and the woodstove in the kitchen is always burning too hot. But her Gram doesn't have any other family living close by on the Kingston Peninsula, so Betony ends up being dragged along all the time.

She'd rather be pretty much anywhere…until one day Betony sits on her Gram's favourite chair. She is suddenly transported into the past, and is experiencing her Gram's life as if it were in her own memory. At first Betony is excited and curious, and begins to develop a close relationship with Gram, even learning to cook and quilt. But after she has experienced a few more of her great-grandmother's memories, she  realizes she is slowly uncovering a terrible, shameful family secret.

Susan White was born in New Brunswick and as a teenager her family moved to the Kingston Peninsula and she only left long enough to earn her BA and BEd at St. Thomas University in Fredericton. She and her husband raised four children and ran a small farm while she taught elementary school. Since retiring she is grateful to now have the...
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Title:The Memory ChairFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 7.75 X 5.25 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 7.75 X 5.25 X 0.68 inPublished:March 9, 2015Publisher:ACORN PRESSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927502381

ISBN - 13:9781927502389

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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