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Author: Jodi Picoult
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A woman and her husband admitted to a hospital to have a baby requests that their nurse be reassigned - they are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is black, to touch their baby. The hospital complies, but the baby later goes into cardiac distress when Ruth is on duty. She hesitates before rushing in to perform CPR. When her indecision ends in tragedy, Ruth finds herself on trial, represented by a white  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jodi Picoult
ISBN: 9781444788037 1444788035
OCLC Number: 953806078
Notes: First published in paperback in 2017.
Includes reading group questions for discussion.
Description: 509 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Jodi Picoult.

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The eye-opening new novel and Sunday Times bestseller from Jodi Picoult, with the biggest of themes: birth, death, and responsibility.  Read more...

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[Picoult] offers a thought-provoking examination of racism in America today, both overt and subtle. Her many readers will find much to discuss in the pages of this topical, moving book. * Booklist, Read more...

 
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