My sister's keeper: a novel

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JODI PICOULT is the author of seventeen novels, including "Handle With Care, Change of Heart," "Nineteen Minutes," and" My Sister's Keeper, "now a major motion picture. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. Visit her website at www.jodipicoult.com.
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ISBN:
9780743454537
9781508224303
9781439157268
9780743454520
140258640
9780743488815
9781470319878
9781439157381
9781508224297
9781419364372
9781436113120
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Level 5.3, 18 Points
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770L
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Grouping Title my sister s keeper
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Last Grouping Update 2018-09-19 17:02:19PM
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New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness.

Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves.

My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity.

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subject_facet Actions and defenses -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Downloadable audio books, Leukemia -- Patients -- Family relationships -- Fiction, Leukemia -- Patients -- Fiction, Leukemia in children -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Organ donors -- Fiction, Parent and child -- Fiction, Sick children -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction
title_display My sister's keeper : a novel
title_full My Sister's Keeper A Novel, My sister's keeper : a novel / Jodi Picoult, My sister's keeper [electronic resource] / Jodi Picoult, My sister's keeper [sound recording] / Jodi Picoult, My sister's keeper [sound recording] / by Jodi Picoult
title_short My sister's keeper :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Actions and defenses, Audiobooks, Family relationships, Fiction, Leukemia, Leukemia in children, Literature, Mothers and daughters, Organ donors, Parent and child, Patients, Sick children, Sisters, Teenage girls