The Binding by Bridget Collins
An enchanting novel which transports you into an exciting world where books are forbidden objects shrouded in mystery. Labourer Emmett Farmer gets a cryptic summons ordering him to become a bookbinder’s apprentice, and soon he is able to create exquisite volumes. Each one contains a person’s most unconscionable memories. When Emmet finds a volume with his own name on it, he must choose between forgetting and the promise of remembering.