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The Lovely Bones

The Lovely Bones

by Alice Sebold

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Overview

"My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973."

So begins the story of Susie Salmon, who is adjusting to her new home in heaven, a place that is not at all what she expected, even as she is watching life on earth continue without her — her friends trading rumors about her disappearance, her killer trying to cover his tracks, her grief-stricken family unraveling. Out of unspeakable tragedy and loss, The Lovely Bones succeeds, miraculously, in building a tale filled with hope, humor, suspense, even joy.


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316168816
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Publication date: 04/20/2004
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 16,216
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile: 890L (what's this?)
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

About the Author

Alice Sebold is the bestselling author of The Lovely Bones, The Almost Moon, and Lucky a memoir. She lives in California with her husband, the novelist Glen David Gold.

Hometown:

Long Beach, California

Date of Birth:

September 6, 1963

Place of Birth:

Madison, Wisconsin

Education:

B.A., Syracuse University; studied poetry, University of Houston, 1984-85; M.F.A. in fiction, UC-Irvine, 1998

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