Search results for tag: Jodi Picoult

New Jodi Picoult Novel To Be Published In October – Read An Extract Today

Allen and Unwin have announced the Australian and New Zealand publication of Jodi Picoult’s new novel, Leaving Time. Due to be released in October 2014, Leaving Time will make the perfect Christmas present so start dropping hints to your loved ones now! Read an extract of Leaving Time here Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult Alice Metcalf was a devoted mother, loving wife and accomplished scient... Read more

by | April 14, 2014

The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult – A Review by Andrew Cattanach

Jodi Picoult’s latest offering The Storyteller has been widely acknowledged as her best work for some time. Booktopia’s Andrew Cattanach shares his thoughts. Rarely do I read a copy of a new Jodi Picoult before my mother. In fact, never have I read a copy of a new Jodi Picoult before my mother. Her bookcase is drowning in books from the bestselling US author, and eagerly awaits news... Read more

by | March 28, 2013

Jodi Picoult will be visiting Australia with her daughter Samantha van Leer to promote their novel Between the Lines

From 17 – 27 July, Jodi Picoult will be visiting Perth, Brisbane, Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne with her daughter Samantha van Leer to promote their novel Between the Lines. Internationally bestselling author Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer team up to create a story about a girl who crosses the border between reality and fantasy in a perilous search for her own happy endi... Read more

by | June 22, 2012

Three Authors Offer Advice for Writers: Jodi Picoult, Zoë Foster and Sebastian Terry

I interview writers every week here on the Booktopia Blog. My Ten Terrifying Questions have been answered by over 250 published authors ranging from mega selling global stars like Jackie Collins and Lee Child to brilliant, relatively unknown debut authors such as Favel Parret and  Rebecca James. In each of these interviews I ask the following question: Q. What advice do you give aspiring writer... Read more

by | May 12, 2012

Jodi Picoult, bestselling author of Lone Wolf, The Pact, My Sister’s Keeper and more, answers Five Facetious Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Jodi Picoult bestselling author of Lone Wolf, The Pact, My Sister’s Keeper, Sing You Home, Change of Heart and many more… Five Facetious Questions  —————————- 1. Every writer spends at least one afternoon going from bookshop to bookshop making sure his or her latest book is facing out and neatly arran... Read more

by | March 2, 2012

Jodi Picoult, bestselling author of Lone Wolf, The Pact, My Sister’s Keeper and more, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Jodi Picoult bestselling author of Lone Wolf, The Pact, My Sister’s Keeper, Sing You Home, Change of Heart and many more… Ten Terrifying Questions  ———————— 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in NY, in suburbia on Long... Read more

by | February 23, 2012

Sing You Home by Jodi Picoult

There are very few readers who could claim never to have heard of Jodi Picoult. Her impact on modern publishing has been immense. Now her books are everywhere. But it wasn’t always so. The Pact was one of those slow burner books that caught the reading world by surprise – a book that friends encouraged friends to read. And long before the film arrived there was My Sister’s Kee... Read more

by | April 11, 2011

Valley of the Dolls

With re-runs of re-runs on one channel, rejects from the US on another and sport or Jim Carey movies on every other channel the best thing about TV over the holiday period is that it forces us to open a good book. That is, if you have a good book to read… Last year I was trapped in a beach house for two rainy weeks – the TV was useless, the latest releases at the local DVD shop were Citiz... Read more

by | December 19, 2009