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T. Greenwood Ø 2 Review

On a heart racing journey across state lines turning Ginny into a fugitiveFor the first time Ginny must test her own strength and face the world head on as she fights Ab and his domineering father for the right to keep Lucy Racing from Massachusetts to the beaches of Atlantic City through the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia to a roadside mermaid show in Florida Keeping Lucy is a searing portrait of just how far a mother’s love can take her 35 stars for Greenwood s story of betrayal love and forgiveness It s 1969 and Ginny Richardson s daughter Lucy is born with Down Syndrome This is a time where institutionalizing children with Down Syndrome was common and the genetic disorder was stigmatized and widely misunderstood Lucy is taken from her mother at birth and left at Willowridge School where unbeknownst to her mother she and all the other children are living in horrific conditions being mistreated and ill cared for When the horrors of Willowridge are exposed two years later Ginny finally goes to see her daughter and knows she can t leave her there another minute Soon Ginny finds herself on the run with her son best friend and Lucy in tow While I was instantly enad with Lucy and wanted the best for her I never completely identified with Ginny How could she let 2 years go by without ever seeing h

Summary Keeping Lucy

Keeping Lucy

From the author of Rust Stardust comes this heartbreaking story inspired by true events of how far one mother must go to protect her daughter Dover Massachusetts Ginny Richardson's heart was torn open when her baby girl Lucy born with Down Syndrome was taken from her Under pressure from his powerful family her husband Ab sent Lucy away to Willowridge a special school for the “feeble minded Ab tried to convince Ginny it was for the best That My reviews can also be seen at again T Greenwood has written a story that kept me riveted as I flew through the pages Ginny Richardson had always wanted a simple life Her husband Ab had said he wanted the same thing They were going to live in a little cabin in the woods with their children enjoying nature and each other Unfortunately those dreams were shattered early on They didn t know that there would be a whole series of roadblocks on that road less traveled all of them put up by his father Now they live in a fancy house not far from her in law s fancy house Ginny is pregnant with her second child when her water breaks during her baby showerAfter giving birth Ginny can tell something is wrong She doesn t hear the baby crying and everyone is ignoring her She hears them whispering Heart defects hearing and vision problems Thyroid malfunctions

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They should grieve for their daughter as though she were dead That they should try to move on But two years later when Ginny's best friend Marsha shows her a series of articles exposing Willowridge as a hell on earth its sualid hallways filled with neglected children she knows she can't leave her daughter there With Ginny's six year old son in tow Ginny and Marsha drive to the school to see Lucy for themselves What they find sets their course Virginia Ginny Richardson worked in a library when she met Abbot Jr Ab He came from money because his father led a very successful law firm Abbot Sr had designs set on his son he wanted him to go to Harvard Law school and follow in his footsteps But Ab had other ideas about joining a group of aid workers for six months in Vietnam When Ab brought Ginny to his family s sparkling and imposing mansion Abbot Sr made it clear that she wasn t an ideal candidate for his son s future wife But Ab had already secreted his grandmother s 3 carat diamond engagement ring out of the family safe and proposed to Ginny which she accepted Then Ginny got pregnant which helped decide how things were going to go Despite the less than ideal timing Ab was elated when he learned Ginny was pregnantso much so that he began dancing with Ginny s mother in celebration upon hearing the new


10 thoughts on “Keeping Lucy

  1. says:

    This book captivated me from start to finish Very mild spoilersIt's 1969 and Ginny has just given birth to her second child

  2. says:

    My reviews can also be seen at again T Greenwood has written a story that kept me riveted as I flew through the pages Ginny Richardson had always wanted a simple life Her husband Ab had said he wanted the same thing They w

  3. says:

    Amazing writing amazing story telling and I could not stop reading it Honestly I was just going to preview a bit of this novel and planned on re

  4. says:

    When Ginny Richardson's daughter Lucy is born with down syndrome her husband has her taken to Willowridge a school for the feeble minded” Ginny is heartbroken but her husband convinces her that Lucy being in Willowridge is in everyone's best interest including Lucy's Ginny was expected to grieve and move on But then Ginny's friend Marsha find a newspaper article detailing neglected children despicable living conditions and poor

  5. says:

    Update Today August 6th 2019 happy publication day for this novelI have been a fan of T Greenwood’s writing for uite some time I have also been disappointed once before but never to the degree that I was disappointed in this novelFor me th

  6. says:

    Virginia Ginny Richardson worked in a library when she met Abbot Jr Ab He came from money because his father led a very successful law firm Abbot Sr had designs set on his son; he wanted him to go to Harvard Law school and follow in his footsteps But Ab had other ideas about joining a group of aid workers for six months in Vietnam When Ab brought Ginny to his family's sparkling and imposing mansion Abbot Sr m

  7. says:

    Enjoyable unputdownable fascinatingOh my goodness This book was so good and so beautifully written T Greenwood is one of my absolute favourite authors and I never hesitate in picking up one of her novels A totally absorbing and captivating read from start to finish Would recommendThank you so much to NetGalley St Martin's

  8. says:

    45Last year I read T Greenwood’s release Rust and Stardust and thoroughly loved it After seeing her latest release I couldn’t wait to read it And yes once again that magic is there for you to devourWhile giving birth to her second child Ginny uickly realizes something is very wrong From the nurses to the doctoraverted eyes hus

  9. says:

    35 stars for Greenwood's story of betrayal love and forgiveness It's 1969 and Ginny Richardson's daughter Lucy is born with Down Syndrome This is a time where institutionalizing children with Down Syndrome was common and the genetic disorder was stigmatized and widely misunderstood Lucy is taken from her mother at birth and left

  10. says:

    I very much enjoyed Rust and Stardust the author’s last book so I was excited at the opportunity to read this one When Ginny’s second child is born a daughter with Down Syndrome the baby is whisked away by her husband and sent to a residential home Willowbrook Ginny never laid eyes on her daughter or held her She grieves the baby she never met but is subservient to her husband to a fault and the subject is never discussed in their hou

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