From the Publisher
Every life has a soundtrack.
All you have to do is listen.
Music has set the tone for most of Zoe Baxter's life. There's
the melody that reminds her of the summer she spent rubbing baby
oil on her stomach in pursuit of the perfect tan. A dance beat that
makes her think of using a fake ID to slip into a nightclub. A
dirge that marked the years she spent trying to get pregnant.
For better or for worse, music is the language of
memory. It is also the language of love.
In the aftermath of a series of personal tragedies, Zoe throws
herself into her career as a music therapist. When an unexpected
friendship slowly blossoms into love, she makes plans for a new
life, but to her shock and inevitable rage, some people-even those
she loves and trusts most-don't want that to happen.
Sing You Home is about identity, love, marriage, and
parenthood. It's about people wanting to do the right thing for the
greater good, even as they work to fulfill their own personal
desires and dreams. And it's about what happens when the outside
world brutally calls into question the very thing closest to our
INCLUDES A COMPACT DISC OF ORIGINAL SONGS
Music by Ellen Wilber
Lyrics by Jodi Picoult
All songs performed by Ellen Wilber
About the Author
Jodi Picoult grew up in Nesconset, New York. She received an B.A. in creative writing from Princeton, and a master's degree in education from Harvard. She is a bestselling author of fifteen novels. Her latest one, number 16, entitled Handle With Care, is sure to become a best seller as well. Most recently she wrote five issues of the Wonder Woman comic book series for DC Comics. Her books are translated into 34 languages in 35 countries. The first book to be made into a movie, My Sister's Keeper, will premiere in 2009 in theatres starring Cameron Diaz. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children.
About the Book
Zoe Baxter has spent 10 years trying to get pregnant, and after multiple miscarriages and infertility issues, it looks like her dream is about to come true. But a terrible turn of events leads to a nightmare--one that takes away her unborn baby and breaks apart her marriage to Max. Includes a CD of original songs created especially for this novel.