Jodi Picoult’s powerful novel portrays an emotionally charged marriage that changes course in one explosive moment.
Sometimes finding your own voice
is a matter of listening to the heart...
Jodi Picoult's powerful novel portrays an emotionally charged marriage that changes course in one explosive moment....For years, Jane Jones has lived in the shadow of her husband, renowned San Diego oceanographer Oliver Jones. But during an escalating argument, Jane turns on him with an alarming volatility. In anger and fear, Jane leaves with their teenage daughter, Rebecca, for a cross-country odyssey charted by letters from her brother Joley, guiding them to his Massachusetts apple farm, where surprising self-discoveries await. Now Oliver, an expert at tracking humpback whales across vast oceans, will search for his wife across a continent -- and find a new way to see the world, his family, and himself: through her eyes.
Washington Square Press; October 2001
- ISBN: 9780743439848
- Read online, or download in secure ePub format
- Title: Songs of the Humpback Whale
- Author: Jodi Picoult
Imprint: Washington Square Press
In The Press
Ann Hood Author of Do Not Go Gentle Rich and charming....Jodi Picoult casts a spell with her beautiful imagery and language. Reading this book is a delight.