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Michaeline: I Happen to Like First Person Point of View

I happen to like the first person point of view. Many of my schoolgirl scribblings were in first person, and so were my favorite novels. 728 more words

Michaeline Duskova

The Almost Moon by Alice Sebold ~ Book Review

How do I feel about this book? I finished it several days ago and I’m still not quite sure. I’m confused.

This is the same author who wrote… 442 more words

Book Reviews

Craft Study: The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

Title: The Lovely Bones
Author: Alice Sebold
Genre: Fiction
Age: Adult
Part of a Series?: No

One of the great things about going to graduate school was the chance to look at books in a new way. 811 more words

Book Review

Resonating – DAY 751

“You will always be stronger than she is.”

–Almost Moon, by Alice Sebold


The Almost Moon by Alice Sebold

“When all is said and done, killing my mother came easily.”       Helen

What does a reader do with that kind of opening line? There is no risk of giving away the plot to this book to you, because… 467 more words

Narrative Voice

The Lovely Bones - Alice Sebold

I was thinking as I commenced this tale that I don’t seem to read many books by female authors. It’s not a deliberate thing…sometimes it just happens that way. 421 more words


Alice Sebols - The Lovely Bones (16/52 book challenge)

     Susie Salmon was raped and murdered when she was 14 years old. It’s not a spoiler. This is stated in the first sentences of the book, which is about grieving and dealing with tragedy. 252 more words