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The town of Paradise, Pennsylvania, is beautiful and happy in its own way. But one day, the discovery of a dead infant shakes the entire town. With on-going police investigations, it is found that an eighteen-year-old unmarried Amish woman is the mother of the dead infant. However, the evidence is circumstantial. Ellie Hathaway, a big shot lawyer from the city, comes to the town to be the Amish woman’s attorney. The attorney is ready to defend her client and this where two cultures ruthlessly clash against each other. Amidst all of this, Ellie realizes this fight was very different than the world she was used to.
What makes this book stand out?
Jodi is a talented writer, her work with Plain Truth is the depiction of this.
Read it for
The story Plain Truth falls among the Jodi Picoult popular novels. The novel touches many sensitive topics, and the way is unraveling the mysterious events which eventually leads to the death of the baby is done brilliantly.
Don't read it for
The ending of the novel comes with some closures but with an immense amount of heartbreaking events.