Jodi Picoult’s (2006) novel The Tenth Circle is the story of one young girl’s first attempt at love, which backfires and ends up turning her world upside down. Trixie Stone is the average teenager struggling to find her place in the world, both in school, her relationships and at home. What she believes is the key to winning her first love back ends up being the nightmare that plagues her and those closest to her. The novel depicts how a little white lie can morph into deception and betrayal, ultimately resulting in severe consequences.
By: Jodi Picoult