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The lovely bones [electronic resource]. Alice Sebold.

Sebold, Alice. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780316145725 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2002.

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Summary, etc.: Once in a generation a novel comes along that taps a vein of universal human experience, resonating with readers of all ages. The Lovely Bones is such a book - a phenomenal #1 bestseller celebrated at once for its narrative artistry, its luminous clarity of emotion, and its astoniishing power to lay claim to the hearts of millions of readers around the world."My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973."So begins the story of Susie Salmon, who is adjusting to her new home in heaven, a place that is not at all what she expected, even as she is watching life on eath continue without her - her friends trading rumors about her disappearance, her killer trying to cover his tracks, her grief-stricken family unraveling.Out of unspeakable traged and loss, The Lovely Bones succeeds, miraculously, in building a tale filled with hope, humor, suspense, even joy"A stunning achievement."...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2002. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1861 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 676 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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