by Jodi Picoult
Category: Fiction / General
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Publication date: 21 August 2008
Number of pages: 512
Is it cruel or humane to judge that some lives are simply not worth living? Number One bestseller Jodi Picoult's compelling novel brings the issue vividly to life.
What the papers say:
'From beginning to end the story is full of surprises and gives both reader and reading group a great deal to think about.' -- newbooks magazine Jodi Picoult's novels often focus on lives turned upside down by some terrible event, and it's her way with the small emotional detail that makes them so rewarding -- Marie Claire Picoult fans will not be disappointed. There is the usual compulsive writing, the insight into family and colourful characterisation ... a pleasure to pick up, and impossible to put down -- Daily Express Another fascinating and engrossing read by Picoult -- Closer This is another cracker from Picoult -- Family Circle From beginning to end the story is full of surprises and gives both reader and reading group a great deal to think about. -- New Books Magazine
Jodi Picoult grew up in Nesconset, New York. She received an A.B. in creative writing from Princeton and a master's degree in education from Harvard. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children.
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