Songs of the humpback whale : A Novel in Five Voices. / Jodi Picoult.
- ISBN: 9780743439848 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2001.
|Summary, etc.:|| 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.
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 3 - Grade 4
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
750L Lexile Level
5 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Washington Square Press, 2001. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3189 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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