Harvesting the Heart: A Novel
From the #1 New York Times Bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper
Paige has only a few vivid memories of her mother, who abandoned her at five years old. Now, having left her father behind in Chicago for dreams of art school and marriage to an ambitious young doctor, she finds herself with a child of her own. But her mother's absence and shameful memories of her past force her to doubt whether she could ever be capable of bringing joy and meaning into the life of her child, gifts her own mother never gave.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Good but drags onUser Review - Mighty Bookworm - Borders
Very insightful in describing the new mother's emotions, however, the story seems to drag on and on. The story seems to focus too much on small details. Overall a good read but the story could have been shorter. Not what I expected from Jodi Picoult. Read full review
Slew of emotionsUser Review - bigmama - Borders
This book brought about every emotion a person could have. I felt angry, betrayed, astonished, hurt, care, loving, sadness, compassion, frustration, etc. etc. etc. I could love, hate, and empathize ... Read full review