The Perfect Match Author:Jodi Picoult What does it mean to be a good mother? How far would you go in the name of love-and justice? — In the course of her everyday work, career driver assistant district attorney Nina Frost prosecutes child molesters and works determinedly to ensure that a legal system with too many loopholes keeps these criminals behind bars. But when her own five-yea... more »r-old son, Nathaniel, is traumatized by a sexual assault, Nina and her husband, Caleb, a quiet and methodical stone mason, are shattered, ripped apart by an enraging sense of helplessness in the face of a futile justice system that Nina knows all too well. In a heartbeat, Nina's absolute truths and convictions are turned upside down, and she hurtles toward a plan to exact her own justice for her son -- no matter the consequence, whatever the sacrifice.« less
I couldn't put this book down! In todays society, with so much in the news about our children and the monsters that no longer just live in the closet, it is an unsetteling subject. I enjoyed this story very much. If it was your child, what would you be willing to do?