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    • ISBN:9781848941489
    • Publication date:22 Jan 2009

Plain Truth

By Jodi Picoult

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Jodi Picoult's bestseller is a fascinating portrait of a little-known way of life, and a gripping suspense novel.

THE INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR
'It is impossible not to be held spellbound by the way she forces us to think, hard, about right and wrong.' Washington Post

Katie Fisher is Amish. For eighteen years, she has grown up in a community set apart from the modern world by lifestyle and belief. It is a community fiercely protective of its way of life. To turn your back on it is to lose everything - your church, your home, and your family.

So in the middle of the night when the baby comes, Katie does the only thing she knows how to do in times of stress: she prays.

Exhausted, she falls asleep. When she wakes, the child is gone. Her prayer has been answered.

But faith alone cannot help when the baby's body is found.


Jodi's brand new novel, A SPARK OF LIGHT is publishing soon and is now available to pre-order!

Biographical Notes

Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-four internationally bestselling novels, including My Sister's Keeper, The Storyteller and Small Great Things, and has also co-written two YA books with her daughter Samantha van Leer, Between the Lines and Off the Page. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and children. Jodi's UK website is www.jodipicoult.co.uk and she can be found on Facebook and Twitter at facebook.com/JodiPicoultUK and twitter.com/jodipicoult. She also has a YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/JodiPicoultOfficial.

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  • ISBN: 9781444754377
  • Publication date: 15 Aug 2013
  • Page count: 464
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
Picoult's appreciation of teen angst is exquisitely unwrapped . . . and on this form she is going to leave her readers impatient for more. — Scotsman
Picoult's appreciation of teen angst is exquisitely unwrapped . . . and on this form she is going to leave her readers impatient for more. — Scotsman
A suspenseful, richly layered drama . . . never loses its grip. The research is convincing, the plotting taught, the scenes wonderfully vivid . . . [An] absorbing, multidimensional portrait of an Amish clan — People
A suspenseful, richly layered drama . . . never loses its grip. The research is convincing, the plotting taught, the scenes wonderfully vivid . . . [An] absorbing, multidimensional portrait of an Amish clan — People
Impossible to put down — Observer
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