The lovely bones : a novel / Alice sebold.
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- ISBN: 0786245972 (lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: 511 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.
- Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, 2002.
"Thorndike large print Basic series."
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The Lovely Bones
Alice Sebold was born in Madison, Wisconsin on September 6, 1963. She attended college at Syracuse University. She was raped as a freshman. Her first book, Lucky, is a memoir which tells the story of that event in her life and its aftermath. Following graduation from Syracuse, she went to the University of Houston for her graduate degree and received an MFA from the University of California, Irvine. Her other books include The Lovely Bones and The Almost Moon. She won the American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award for Adult Fiction in 2003 for The Lovely Bones and the Bram Stoker Award for First Novel in 2002. In 2009 a feature film was released of The Lovely Bones starring Mark Wahlberg and Rachel Weisz. (Bowker Author Biography)