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Teaser Tuesdays - Lovely Bones

Once again, I have my lovely friend, Willow, to thank for turning me onto another book. I actually started reading something else last week, but then she posted a… 245 more words


Alice Sebold, Amabili resti

“Mi chiamavo Salmon, come il pesce. Nome di battesimo: Susie. Avevo quattordici anni quando fui uccisa, il 6 dicembre del 1973″.

E da dove si trova ora, in un qualche Cielo, Susie continua a osservare la vita dei suoi genitori, dei suoi fratelli, dei suoi amici e dell’uomo che l’ha uccisa. 175 more words

Anna LittleMax Massimino

Productive procrastination? Or just laziness?

So obviously I have not yet posted on Sebold’s Lucky or Hornbacher’s Wasted as promised, but here’s why:

1. The Sebold stumped me because it is so different than these other memoirs I’ve been reading, and also just so damn beautiful. 212 more words

Mental Illness

Review: Lucky by Alice Sebold


“Those who say they would rather fight to the death than be raped are fools. I would rather be raped a thousand times. You do what you have to.” 424 more words


The Lovely Bones, Alice Sebold


This is Susie Salmon’s story of how she was murdered. Yes, that’s right, the narrative voice is a ghost’s. It is not as cheesy as one might imagine. 371 more words

Emma Clarke


Anyone who knows me, knows that I struggle to narrow my book list into a short list of favourites. There are too many amazing books to fit onto a top 10 or top 20 list. 223 more words


Recent Read: The Lovely Bones

I finished (just a few hours ago) The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold.

Susie Salmon is a teenager. And she always will be. Why? She was murdered. 351 more words