A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult
Jan18

A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult

I’ve been a fan of Jodi Picoult for a very long time, so I didn’t even have to check the blurb to find out what A Spark of Light was about. I just bought it. A Spark of Light is set almost entirely in ‘The Center for women’s reproductive health’. While women can go there to get the pill or to find out that they’ve got cancer, most women go there for an abortion. Set in deeply religious Mississippi,...

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Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
Mar10

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult

I’ve been searching for a book to really blow me away for the whole of 2017, but I’ve been pretty underwhelmed by everything I’ve read so. But finally, FINALLY, I have found a book to really love – Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. I was a huge Jodi Picoult fan going back eight or 10 years. I read every new book as soon as it came out and worked my through her back catalogue too. Her novels were well written...

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The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult
Apr18

The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

What’s this? Jodi Picoult does a holocaust novel? Yes, she does. And it’s really rather brilliant. I’m a fan of Jodi Picoult and have read all of her books. I’m the first to say there are things about them I find a little irritating – the overkill of detail on people’s jobs, how they always do everything ‘lovingly’ and the slightly clunky dialogue (or maybe that’s just how they...

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