The Resource My sister's keeper, Jodi Picoult

My sister's keeper, Jodi Picoult

Label
My sister's keeper
Title
My sister's keeper
Statement of responsibility
Jodi Picoult
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness.Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate--a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister--and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Picoult, Jodi
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3566.I372
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Tom Stechschulte, Andy Paris, Julia Gibson, Jennifer Ikeda, Barbara McCulloh, Carol Monda and Richard Poe
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stechschulte, Tom
  • Paris, Andy
  • Gibson, Julia
  • Ikeda, Jennifer
  • McCulloh, Barbara
  • Monda, Carol
  • Poe, Richard
Series statement
Overdrive
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Leukemia
  • Parent and child
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My sister's keeper, Jodi Picoult
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2620060
Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn945728472
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (13 hr., 23 min., 15 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508224280
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
66678167-871F-458E-AEA9-C31547A76599
System control number
(OCoLC)945728472
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My sister's keeper, Jodi Picoult
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=2620060
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn945728472
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (13 hr., 23 min., 15 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508224280
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
66678167-871F-458E-AEA9-C31547A76599
System control number
(OCoLC)945728472
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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