Jodi picoult is not afraid to tackle the tough issues in her books, and this one deals with the tragedy of teen suicide how the dynamics can change due to an event like this this book is so good, i may just read it again check it out the pact: a love story helpful 0 comment report abuse i felt like i was on a roller coaster ride. An emotional roller coaster ride this one, innocent in death, is highly engaging book review- “nineteen minutes” by jodi picoult nineteen minutes by jodi picoult a thought provoking piece by jodi picoult, nineteen minutes centers around a teenager who goes on a shooting rampage in his school. Jodi picoult is the author of twenty-four novels, including the #1 new york times bestsellers small great things, leaving time, the storyteller, lone wolf, between the lines, sing you home, house rules, handle with care, change of heart, nineteen minutes, and my sister’s keeper.
Vanishing acts by jodi picoult i am almost done reading all of her books :. Readers navigate through the emotional roller coaster as picoult presents her story in third person limited (each section focuses on a different character) true to picoult’s style, there is an unforeseen twist in the last ten pages. Summary from the award-winning, #1 new york times bestselling author whom usa today calls a master of the page-turner, comes the spectacular story of a woman's complex quest to form a family. Nineteen minutes english, paperback, jodi picoult reviews for popular jodi picoult books 1 my sister's keeper the book was delivered in a perfect condition book is absolutely a roller coaster of emotions the end caught me by surprise i was feeling sad confused read full review amritha jayan certified buyer.
Sing you home is my new favorite novel by jodi picoult, and as of now (mid-march, 2011) my favorite book of this yearthere are so many things i wish i could say coherently about this book. New york times best-selling author jodi picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Kick ass books kick ass books nineteen minutes by jodi picoult: one thing is for sure, picoult makes her readers ride a roller coaster of deep emotion, heartbreak, and indecision nothing absolutely nothingis black or white or this way or that way and in the end, we need to make our own decision about whether we will forgive peter. I already loved jodi picoult from my sister's keeper, the tenth circle, and nineteen minutes yet again, she did not disappoint i don't know what to say about the book without sounding hokey is a great story about teen love and commitment.
Amazing as always jodi picoult introduces you in everyone of their book with a challenging story and keep you wondering about life, choices, truth and everything in between emily is dead when she gets to the hospital, and chris his boyfriend and bff is injured. I was a complete roller coaster of emotions during this read and still can’t get over the ending well done jodi picoult, well done already looking forward to her next masterpiece. Review 1: i read the first book before i saw the movie, and was pleasantly surprised that both were equally good since i was reading the books as they were available from the public library, there was a gap between reading each i enjoyed the second book almost as much as the first, but i.
For one more day a novel by mitch albom for one more day is the story of a mother and a son, and a relationship that covers a lifetime and beyond it explores the question: what. Nineteen minutes by jodi picoult is one of the most provocative books i have read in a long time while her story is centered on one event, a high school shooting in a small new hampshire town, picoult weaves a tale of many threads: bullying, abuse, parenting and guilt. 657 book reviews of my sisters keeperby jodi picoult she takes you on the incredible roller-coaster journey involving current ethics questions, like stem cell research and genetics, facing us today obviously, she takes her craft seriously and i respect that but, i'm just missing out on the emotional ride she's trying to take me on i. Jodi picoult is the author of twenty three novels, including the 1 new york times bestsellers leaving time, the storyteller, lone wolf, between the lines, sing you home, house rules, handle with care, change of heart, nineteen minutes, and my sister s keeper she lives in new hampshire with her husband and three childrenher new novel, small great things, is available in hardcover, ebook, and. I love jodi picoult's books but my sister's keeper was a real roller coaster ride of emotions that reduced me to tears on several occasions she covers the emotional stuff so well, getting right into the heads of all the characters, and of course the subject raises serious questions surrounding organ transplants and the ethics of designer babies.
I maybe an odd duck but the only ones i liked were the plain truth , nineteen minutes and my sisters keeper those are the only ones i liked out of all her books take care. Change of heart by jodi picoult starting at $099 change of heart has 17 available editions to buy at alibris alibris for libraries nineteen minutes starting at $099 the storyteller starting at $099 at the same time it is a roller coaster of emotion but it is definately a must read, but then again all of her novels are must. Demolition (2015) was a roller coaster ride of emotions for me demolition is about a 30-something successful investment banker who suddenly loses his wife in a car crash rather than breaking down in tears and falling into despair, he feels nothing.
The novel races forward on a roller-coaster thrill ride, all the while keeping the brain in high gear gripping and thought-provoking, state of fear is michael crichton at his best selected reviews. The pact by jodi picoult report this page for eighteen years the hartes and the golds have lived next door to each other, sharing everything from chinese food to chicken pox to carpool duty-- they've grown so close it seems they have always been a part of each other's lives. This was a truly lovely book, filled with a roller-coaster of emotions and wonderful, engaging characters i alternated between choking up at the touching interplay of the family, and laughing at the snarky wit so liberally sprinkled throughout.