Sing You Home: A Novel

Front Cover
Simon and Schuster, Oct 18, 2011 - Fiction - 466 pages
74 Reviews
Every life has a soundtrack. All you have to do is listen.

In the aftermath of a series of personal tragedies, Zoe throws herself into her career as a music therapist. When an unexpected friendship slowly blossoms into love, she makes plans for a new life, but to her shock and inevitable rage, some peopleóeven those she loves and trusts mostódonít want that to happen.

Sing You Home explores the delicate boundaries of identity, love, marriage, and parenthood. What happens when the outside world brutally calls into question the very thing closest to our hearts: family? Once again, Jodi Picoult gracefully brings the hidden tensions of life sharply into focus in this poignantly honest novel.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
19
4 stars
28
3 stars
15
2 stars
6
1 star
6

Oh so predictable but oh so easy to read. - LibraryThing
So many issues and story lines but it works. - LibraryThing
Quality of writing was. - LibraryThing
Quite enjoyed it but the ending felt a bit forced. - LibraryThing
On the front burner of the plot, was the rights of... - LibraryThing
Now the plot thickens. - LibraryThing

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - KRaySaulis - LibraryThing

This is not fiction, this is a social argument. I agree with the message she's attempting to send, but I also agree with Lady Gaga's message and that doesn't make me like "Born This Way" any more than ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - trayceetee - LibraryThing

Oh, I LOVED this! There was a lot of great controversy, and I could often see both sides. I think J. Picoult did a great job of presenting each side convincingly--I mean, you could tell which side she ... Read full review

All 5 reviews »

Selected pages

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2011)

Jodi Picoult received an AB in creative writing from Princeton and a masterís degree in education from Harvard. The recipient of the 2003 New England Book Award for her entire body of work, she is the author of twenty-one novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers House Rules, Handle With Care, Change of Heart, and My Sisterís Keeper, for which she received the American Library Associationís Margaret Alexander Edwards Award. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. Visit her website at JodiPicoult.com.

Bibliographic information