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The Memory Keeper by Jenny Hale

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"A heartwarming, emotional book." --New York TimesBestselling Author, RaeAnne Thayne

From the USA Today bestselling author of The Summer House comes a story about finding lost loves, chasing dreams, and the people who show up when they're needed the most. The Memory Keeper is the perfect escape for fans of Susan Mallery, Debbie Macomber, and Sheila Roberts.

Hannah Townsend’s life is just as she’s always wanted it to be. She has the perfect job at a New York magazine, a small but elegant apartment in the upper west side, and an incredibly successful beau named Miles Monahan. This year, for her thirty-fifth birthday, she’s leaving the icy city sludge for sunshine! She’s got tickets for two to Barbados, and she’s all packed and meeting Miles at the airport for a week of cocktails, sandy beaches, and the music of steel drums.

But her life is turned upside down in the span of that one morning. Hannah is rocked by the news that her beloved grandmother is very sick, and Hannah needs to come home to her small Tennessee town right away to be with her family and help run her gran’s dilapidated flower shop. It also means she has to face Ethan Wright, the best friend she’d left behind so many years ago. If that isn’t enough to deal with, she discovers her boyfriend is seeing someone else.

With flights grounded and rental cars in great demand due to the winter snowstorm, she’s stranded at the airport. On her birthday, instead of waking up in a stylish beachfront hotel in Miles’s arms like she thought, she finds herself packed like sardines into a car, with two passengers, on a ride-share from LaGuardia Airport to her hometown of Franklin, Tennessee.

When everything seems to be going wrong, it’s the kindness of a handsome businessman from Hannah’s past named Liam McGuire that might just save her. But a new development that threatens Gran’s shop and secrets surrounding Liam could alter both their lives forever.

A heartwarming, sweet romance that will have you laughing, crying, and best of all, hugging those around you a little tighter. If you loved the Christmas movies based on Jenny’s books and are looking for more feel-good, small town romance, look no further!

Reviewers and Authors are LOVING The Memory Keeper!

"I love a good homecoming story and this one left no emotion unturned. Five heartfelt stars!" ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ --USA Today Bestselling Author, Annie Rains

"Jenny Hale at her very best - a must read!" --Bestselling Author, Mandy Baggot

"Wow! Five PLUS star read." ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ --Romance Movies and Books

"A hugely enjoyable read that will capture your heart from the start." ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ --Sparklyword Book Blog

Praise for Jenny’s Books

One of “19 Dreamy Summer Romances to Whisk You Away”
Oprah Magazine on The Summer House

“Adorable contemporary romance … a tender treat that can be savored in any season.”
Publisher’s Weekly on Christmas Wishes and Mistletoe Kisses

One of “30 Christmas Novels to Start Reading Now”
Southern Living Magazine on We’ll Always Have Christmas

“Touching, fun-filled, and redolent with salt air and the fragrance of summer, this seaside tale is a perfect volume for most romance collections.”
Library Journal on The Summer House

“This sweet small-town romance will leave readers feeling warm all the way through.”
Publisher’s Weekly on It Started with Christmas

“The perfect gift for readers who love sweetly romantic love stories imbued with all the warmth and joy of the holiday season.”
Booklist on Christmas Wishes and Mistletoe Kisses

“…authentic characters and a riveting story make it a keeper worth savoring.”
Publisher’s Weekly on The Summer House