What isn’t written, isn’t remembered. Even your crimes.
Nadia lives in the city of Canaan, where life is safe and structured, hemmed in by white stone walls and no memory of what came before. But every twelve years the city descends into the bloody chaos of the Forgetting, a day of no remorse, when each person’s memories – of parents, children, love, life, and self – are lost. Unless they have been written.
In Canaan, your book is your truth and your identity, and Nadia knows exactly who hasn’t written the truth. Because Nadia is the only person in Canaan who has never forgotten.
But when Nadia begins to use her memories to solve the mysteries of Canaan, she discovers truths about herself and Gray, the handsome glassblower, that will change her world forever. As the anarchy of the Forgetting approaches, Nadia and Gray must stop an unseen enemy that threatens both their city and their own existence – before the people can forget the truth. And before Gray can forget her.
In Canaan every few years the forgetting happens, where everyone inside the wall loses their memories on who they once where. In order to remember who you are is to write it down in books before the forgetting. The books is your life lifeline without them you become one of the lost. For Nadia remembering is easy for her, as she has never forget. Each year pass everyone looses their memories while Nadia watch on. No understanding why she remembers everything but she does and keep it a secret for years. With her mom growing depress and her sister hating her and want her gone next forgetting, it’s up to Nadia to discover the hidden secrets before next forgetting. With the help of a boy she once knew. So many hidden secrets to find before it’s to late. Can the forgetting be stop in time and can the lost be cure? This thrilling book leaving you with so many twists in the turns you don’t see coming until the end. So if you looking for a quick read, adventure and maybe little romance then this book might be for your. So enter if you dare into the forgetting and Happy Reading!