Synopses & Reviews
Jodi Picoult explores the fragile ground of ambivalent motherhood in her lush second novel.
The New York Times Book Review
Picoult . . . brings her considerable talents to this contemporary story of a young woman in search of her identity. . . .Told in flashbacks, this is a realistic story of childhood and adolescence, the demands of motherhood, the hard paths of personal growth, and the generosity of spirit required by love.--"Publishers Weekly." Unabridged. 13 CDs.
About the Author
Jodi Picoult grew up in Nesconset, New York. She received her A.B. in Creative Writing from Princeton University, and her M.Ed. from Harvard University.