By Jodi Picoult
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • comprises the novella Larger Than Life
Throughout her blockbuster occupation, Jodi Picoult has seamlessly combined nuanced characters, riveting plots, and wealthy prose, brilliantly developing tales that “not in simple terms galvanize the brain yet contact the incorrect souls in we all” (The Boston Globe). Now, in her hugely expected new novel, she has added her so much affecting paintings yet—a ebook in contrast to whatever she’s written before.
For greater than a decade, Jenna Metcalf hasn't ever stopped puzzling over her mom, Alice, who mysteriously disappeared within the wake of a sad coincidence. Refusing to think she used to be deserted, Jenna searches for her mom frequently on-line and pores over the pages of Alice’s outdated journals. A scientist who studied grief between elephants, Alice wrote ordinarily of her examine one of the animals she enjoyed, but Jenna hopes the entries will supply a clue to her mother’s whereabouts.
desirous to locate the reality, Jenna enlists not likely allies in her quest: Serenity Jones, a psychic who rose to popularity discovering lacking people, basically to later doubt her presents, and Virgil Stanhope, the jaded deepest detective who’d initially investigated Alice’s case in addition to the unusual, probably associated dying of 1 of her colleagues. because the 3 interact to discover what occurred to Alice, they detect that during asking challenging questions, they’ll need to face even more durable answers.
As Jenna’s stories dovetail with the occasions in her mother’s journals, the tale races to a captivating end. A deeply relocating, gripping, and clever page-turner, Leaving Time is Jodi Picoult on the top of her powers.
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Praise for Leaving Time
“Piercing and uplifting . . . a sensible, available yarn with a suspenseful puzzle at its core.”—The Boston Globe
“Poignant . . . an wonderful story approximately parental love, friendship, loss.”—The Washington Post
“A riveting drama.”—Us Weekly
“[A] relocating tale.”—People
“A fast moving, surprise-ending mystery.”—USA Today
“In Jenna, [Jodi] Picoult has created an unforgettable personality who will simply endear herself to every and each reader. . . . Leaving Time might be her most interesting paintings yet.”—Bookreporter
“[A] eye-catching and emotional story.”—BookPage
“With lots of twists and a stunning finishing, [Leaving Time] explores the grieving strategy and what occurs once we can't movement on.”—Woman’s Day
“A relocating and emotional story.”—Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“A actually attractive learn . . . choked with the deep characters and multilayered tale traces that experience earned [Picoult] a place in lots of readers’ hearts.”—Library Journal
“Delivers a powerhouse ending.”—Booklist
“Memorable and poignant.”—Publishers Weekly