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The Notekeeper

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‘Those last few words don't just help the dying; they can help save the lives of those left behind’

Following a tragedy, Zoe flees Australia and makes a life for herself in the UK. Now working as a care nurse in The Oaks hospice, and knowing just how much comfort last words can bring, Zoe has taken it upon herself to become a notekeeper – writing down the final thoughts of her patients and delivering them to their loved ones.

Zoe’s new boss, Ben, isn't happy about her getting so involved in the residents’ lives. But even as the two clash, they discover they have more in common than either could have ever imagined.

As Zoe learns to confront her past and her own grief, her heart can finally begin to mend. With the broken pieces slowly becoming whole, will she cope when her world is shattered once more?

A captivating, moving story that will make you laugh and cry, perfect for fans of Jojo Moyes, Dani Atkins and Libby Page.

Praise for The Notekeeper

One of the most uplifting and life-affirming books I have ever read. I laughed, I cried and I still find myself thinking about it now, days after finishing. Poignant and memorable, this is one not to be missed.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

The Notekeeper is a perfect book club read! Both heart-breaking and heart-warming, this ultimately uplifting novel is certain to touch many readers.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

‘This is an emotional read and quite honestly it made me weep more than a few times. The writing is superb and I loved just how much I felt drawn in by the story. I just could not put this book down.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

Poignant, heartfelt, and heart-wrenching at times.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

‘I knew, KNEW, that this book was going to bring the tears, but it was worth it! What a heartbreakingly beautiful read about love, loss, and hope… well written, emotional, and so incredibly heart-warming.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

‘This book is a wonderful, uplifting yet sad, gentle story of a young hospice nurse. We should all wish for a Zoe in our lives to help us on our journey! Excellent!’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

‘A brilliant idea for a book , a heart-warming read. Great characters… A book that will stay with me for a long while.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

‘This was warm and uplifting. That said there are some sad storylines… but overall it’s a lovely heart-warming read.’ ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Reader review

Genre: General Fiction

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