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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


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Was watching “The Lovely Bones” at last, the film and the novel have been existed for some time. Yet I never got the courage to read, as it spoke of a girl being murdered. 187 more words

Books & Songs

Making Truth in Alaska: The Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference

As a native Illinoisian, mine was a childhood of highways, humid summers, and Hardees. So when I learned I’d won a grant from the City of Chicago to visit Alaska I wondered if I’d come back alive. 4,064 more words


Crucial Books About Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

In my interview with David J. Morris, the author of The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, we talked a bit about the reams of literature that he looked at in order to write the book.  508 more words


[Book Review] The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold.

I have seen the film, way back when it was out in the cinema. I remember I thought it was terribly executed, a good and unique story but just poorly done. 519 more words