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The Pact

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Jodi Picoult

Narrated By: George Guidall

Date: September 2007

Duration: 16 hours 55 minutes


This breakout, award-winning novel from New York Times best-selling author Jodi Picoult received glowing praise from critics. Kirkus Reviews called it an affecting study of obsession, loss, and some of the more wrenching varieties of guilt, while People praised it as engrossing. The Hartes and the Golds have been neighbors for 18 years and are very close. So when Chris and Emilys friendship reaches the next level, nobody is surprised. Then one night, the hospital calls. Seventeen-year-old Emily is dead shot in the head by a gun Chris took from his fathers cabinet. One bullet remains in the chamber, and Chris tells of his suicide pact with Emily. But the police have questions, and soon Chris is on trial for murder.


  • Kate B.

    Loved it! Three quarters of the way through and I still wasn’t sure exactly what had taken place. The author is so good at tackling these difficult issues, and leaving us to decide which side we come down on. She really captures all of life’s nuances and complications.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Santanna T.

    I just love Jodi’s writing. I know there will always be a an amazing twist at the end, blowing my mind!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

  • Savannah S.

    The book was good, interesting and fleshed out the characters well. The narrator's voice was way too old to portray the characters well, so that was a little less than ideal, but overall a good story.

  • Nancy L.

    The book was OK but not one of my favorites. I particularly had a hard time with the narrator for the first several hours of the book.

  • Sylvia S.

    One of my absolute favourite Jodi Picoult books, and I own them all either on audiobook or novel. This one is full of plot twists and leaves you hanging until the ending. I found it super engaging and I got through it fast because I always wanted to know what happened next. Now that I have finished the book, I still want to know what happens next!


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