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The lovely bones : a novel

Author: Alice Sebold
Publisher: London : Picador, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Watching from heaven, Susie Salmon sees her happy suburban family devastated by her death, isolated even from one another as they each try to cope with their terrible loss alone. Over the years, her friends and siblings grow up, fall in love, do all the things she never had the chance to do herself. But life is not quite finished with Susie yet.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Sebold
ISBN: 9780330457729 0330457721 9780330511742 0330511742
OCLC Number: 566782425
Notes: Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, 2002; London : Picador, 2002.
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Description: 328 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Alice Sebold.

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A luminous and astonishing novel about life and death, forgiveness and vengeance, memory and forgetting. A novel which finds light in even the darkest of places.  Read more...

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"Set in a heaven as real and possible as the earth is mysterious and shifting, THE LOVELY BONES explores, with clear-eyed affection and wit, the romance of family life, the shy, funny turbulence of Read more...

 
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