Jodi Picoult's poignant number one New York Times best-selling novels about family and love tackle hot-button issues head on. In The Storyteller, Sage Singer befriends Josef Weber, a beloved Little League coach and retired teacher. But then Josef asks Sage for a favor she never could have imagined - to kill him. After Josef reveals the heinous act he committed, Sage feels he may deserve that fate. But would his death be murder or justice?
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Honestly one of the best audio book I have heard in a long time. You will keep thinking about the characters long after it is over.
Jodi Picoult is an amazing "Storyteller". I started this book and could not put it down. I read all night.
Audio Addict! Usually listening to History these days. Love Will Durant most of all authors!
This is much more than your usual Picoult novel. In fact, it is one of my favorite books of the last few years. Extremely sincere, graceful, moving, with a fresh perspective on holocaust survivors and war criminals.
I was very taken with this book. Very difficult to put down.
Narration is perfect.
I don't look anything like that figurine, just love the fact that she's holding a book like that.
I wouldn't listen to the entire thing, I would listen to Minka's Story again. I found it Heart wrenching and enthralling. Also I would listen to the story Minka wrote. Even though I liked Leo, even if he was (to me) a little too good to be true. I wouldn't want to listen to the story between him and Sage...unless his first question to her was - where's Eva? We walked into the house and Eva wasn't here - where's Eva Sage? And if indeed she did have Eva, why would she have had her if she didn't know what had happened?
Two friends, a bad tooth and a fountain pen. When someone loves you - they'll do anything to help you.
The Narrator Suzanne Toren brought Minka's memories to life in a way hearing it read in my own head by my own voice -never would have.
Yes I did shed a tear listening to Minka. And I laughed with Sage at a moment when the person whose face she laughed in - somehow didn't expect it,
There was a point when Leo went to speak to Minka - and I knew how it would end - I felt it was the only way it should end, and was I pleased that it did end that way.
I really enjoyed reading this book, and having the audio really helped me understand the characters. There are differences from the audio and the book, but not to bad to where I lost my spot.
Over all, I enjoyed the book and would recommend it.
A gadabout with no room for heavy books, so love the audio ones.
Well worth my credit. Loved the story, impressed with the narrators. Kept me interested right to the very end.
I don't throw the word "outstanding" around very lightly to describe a book, but this one is out of the park! One of the top best books I've ever listened to, if not the very best! The story is incredibly well researched and Jodi Picoult again hits an extraordinary home run. The narration is flawless. I can't say enough good thinks about this book, except to be warned that it contains horrific disturbing content. It made me start reading up and researching the Holocaust.
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