Jodi Picoult

Born: 05/19/1966 in Nesconset, Long Island, New York, USA


Writer (4)

The Pact 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Book as Source Material

Plain Truth (TV Show)

Source Material

Salem Falls (TV Show)

Source Material

The Tenth Circle (TV Show)

Source Material
Actor (1)

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire 2009 (Tv Show)




Co-writes Between the Lines with her daughter Samantha


My Sister's Keeper adapted into a feature film


Nineteen Minutes reaches the top of the New York Times' bestseller list


Writes five issues of D.C Comics' Wonder Woman series


My Sister's Keeper reaches Washington Post's list of best books of the year


The Pact is her first book to be adapted for the screen


Publishes her first novel, Songs of the Humpback Whale

Bonus Trivia


The Trumbull Hall Troupe, a teen theater group she founded which performs original musicals, has raised over $100,000 for local charities.


Holds honorary Doctor of Letters degrees from Dartmouth College and the University of New Haven.


Received the New England Bookseller Award for Fiction in 2003.


Prior to publishing her first novel, she worked as a technical writer for a Wall Street brokerage firm and a copywriter for an ad agency.


Her books have been translated into 34 languages in 35 countries.


Several of her books feature recurring characters: the detective Patrick Ducharme was featured in both Perfect Match and Nineteen Minutes because Picoult admits to having a "crush" on the character.