Books Jodi Picoult Books by Jodi Picoult Jodi Picoult has written books about: Literary Fiction Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels Young Adult Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Jodi Picoult New In Paperback Game Changers For Astronomy, War Writing And Public Health October 22, 2012 Novelist Jodi Picoult explores life and death, while oncologist David Agus models new health practices, virologist Nathan Wolfe tracks emerging diseases, Dava Sobel reflects on Copernicus, and Charles Shields looks at novelist Kurt Vonnegut. Summer Books 2012 Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels August 7, 2012 More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience. Adam Bouska/Atria Books The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books Jodi Picoult Turns Tough Topics Into Best-Sellers March 13, 2012 Novelist Jodi Picoult isn't afraid to traverse morally fraught terrain in her tense family dramas, making her an unlikely fixture on the best-sellers charts. Her latest, Lone Wolf, follows two siblings who disagree about whether to continue medical care for their comatose father. Jodi Picoult Turns Tough Topics Into Best-Sellers Listen · 7:20 7:20 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/148231356/148499507" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript New In Paperback New In Paperback: Nov. 8-14 November 10, 2010 This week in fiction, Lydia Davis conveys an entire story with a sentence or two, while Jodi Picoult gets under the skin of Asperger's. In nonfiction, take your pick of "denialism," the night shift on the psych ward, or a successful emergency landing on the Hudson River. Chris Silas Neal Critics' Lists: Summer 2010 Best Of The Bestsellers: Wisdom Of The Crowds June 29, 2010 Bestsellerdom doesn't necessarily bring with it a promise of quality, so we've hand-selected five titles from the NPR Bestseller List: an acutely observed first novel with satiric punch, three works of fiction from established authors at the top of their game, and a startlingly powerful science thriller from a nonfiction newcomer. Author Interviews Three Writers Are Drawn by the Allure of Comics March 25, 2008 Comic books — or, in more highbrow parlance, graphic novelizations — are nudging their way onto the shelves of bookstores and the pages of literary magazines. And writers such as Joss Whedon and Jodi Picoult are trying their hand at the genre. Three Writers Are Drawn by the Allure of Comics Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/87867518/89022561" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Novel Ideas Jodi Picoult: You Can't Edit a Blank Page November 22, 2006 Jodi Picoult is the author of 13 novels. Her most recent, The Tenth Circle, debuted at two on the New York Times bestseller list. She was born and raised on Long Island, studied creative writing at Princeton and currently lives in Hanover, New Hampshire.