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Sebold, Alice

Overview
Works: 88 works in 778 publications in 25 languages and 27,410 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Case studies  Personal narratives  Short stories  Short stories, American  Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3619.E26, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alice Sebold
The lovely bones : a novel by Alice Sebold( Book )

286 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 24 languages and held by 9,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the tale of family, memory, love, and living told by 14-year-old Susie Salmon, who is already in heaven. Through the voice of a precocious teenage girl, Susie relates the awful events of her death and builds out of her family's grief a hopeful and joyful story
The almost moon : a novel by Alice Sebold( Book )

96 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 4,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having set aside her own life in her support of her parents, husband, and children, Helen Knightly confronts the realities of the choices that were imposed upon her during a harrowing twenty-four-hour period of death and revelation
The lovely bones : a novel by Alice Sebold( Recording )

73 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. That was before the milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us. In the sweet, untroubled voice of a precocious teenage girl, Susie relates the awful events of her death and her own adjustment to the strange new place she finds herself. This story of tragedy is transformed into a touching, even funny novel about family, heaven, and living
The almost moon : a novel by Alice Sebold( Recording )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having set aside her own life in her support of her parents, husband, and children, Helen Knightly confronts the realities of the choices that were imposed upon her during a harrowing twenty-four-hour period of death and revelation
The best American short stories 2009( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of American short stories, originally published in 2008 and selected by editor Alice Sebold, including work by writers such as Joseph Epstein, Alice Fulton, and Kevin Moffett
The secret society of demolition writers : stories( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories capture the lives of such offbeat characters as a delusional schizophrenic, an egg donor with second thoughts, and a young girl who discovers a portal to another, ghostly world
Lucky by Alice Sebold( Book )

62 editions published between 1999 and 2018 in 11 languages and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forfatteren fortæller om hvordan hun blev voldtaget som 18-årig og om forandringen efter voldtægten til den voksne kvinde, som trods alt ikke fik sit liv totalt ødelagt
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson( Visual )

28 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een meisje van veertien wordt verkracht en vermoord. In de tussenwereld ziet ze hoe haar familie omgaat met het tragische verlies en volgt ze de moordenaar
Greyhounds by Barbara Karant( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The otherworldly beauty, quiet grace, and loving disposition of the retired racing greyhound were Barbara Karant's inspiration for "Greyhounds." By photographing her subjects against a pristine white background, she captures the dogs' indomitable spirit--their spunk, humor, mystery, and charm. Karant's gloriously expressive pictures, along with evocative texts by Alice Sebold and other writers, make this book a wonderful gift for anyone who has ever shared his or her life with a dog
Talking books( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode which is part of a television series that interviews authors, Caroline Baum talks to Alice Sebold the author of The lovely bones and Lucky about various aspects of writing and fiction
In meinem Himmel : Roman by Alice Sebold( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ich hieß Salmon, wie das englische Wort für Lachs; Vorname Susie. Ich war vierzehn, als ich am 6. Dezember 1973 ermordet wurde." Susie Salmon führt das ganz normale Leben eines Teenagers in einer amerikanischen Kleinstadt - bis zu jenem Tag im Dezember, als sie allein durch ein Maisfeld nach Hause geht. Denn dort lauert ihr ein Nachbar auf, ein Mann, der sie vergewaltigen, töten und ihre Leiche verschwinden lassen wird. Aber Susies Existenz ist damit nicht ausgelöscht. Von "ihrem Himmel" aus verfolgt sie das Leben auf der Erde, beobachtet sie, wie ihre Geschwister, Eltern und Freunde mühevoll nach Wegen suchen, um den Verlust zu verarbeiten. Bis die Wunden vernarbt sind, neues Leben entstanden, und die fragile Balance menschlicher Existenz wiederhergestellt ist. Und auch Susie ihren Seelenfrieden gefunden hat und die Welt hinter sich lassen kann
Jin yue by Alice Sebold( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Su xi de shi jie by Se Bo De( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ke ai de gu tou by Alice Sebold( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watching from heaven, Susie Salmon sees her happy suburban family devastated by her death, isolated even from one another as they each try to cope with their terrible loss alone. Over the years, her friends and siblings grow up, fall in love, do all the things she never had the chance to do herself. But life is not quite finished with Susie yet
Amabili resti( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La straordinaria storia della vita della quattordicenne Susie Salmon, incluso tutto quello che è successo dopo. Quando Susie viene uccisa, si lascia alle spalle una vita ancora incompiuta. Dallo strano ma affascinante mondo di mezzo in cui si ritrova, deve aiutare suo padre a incastrare il proprio assassino e proteggere la sua famiglia, prima di poter finalmente trovare la pace. (LaFeltrinelli)
The lovely bones / #780( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a fourteen-year-old girl is murdered, she reaches out from the afterlife to help her family find her killer and move on with their lives
In meinem Himmel The lovely bones( Visual )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susie Salmon wurde nur 14 Jahre alt. Seitdem ist sie gefangen in einer magischen Welt zwischen Himmel und Erde, wo sie beobachtet, wie ihre Familie und Freunde mit ihrem gewaltsamen Tod fertig werden und wie ihr Mörder sein unauffälliges Leben fortsetzen kann. Obwohl Susies Vater den Nachbarn verdächtigt und ihre Schwester schließlich auch Beweise entdeckt, kann der Killer den Cops entkommen. Jahre vergehen, bis die Familie wieder zu sich findet und sich das Schicksal Susies, aber auch das ihres Mörders schließlich erfüllt
On this earth, a shadow falls by Nick Brandt( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2001, Nick Brandt embarked on an ambitious photographic project, a trilogy of books memorializing the vanishing natural grandeur of East Africa. Focusing on some of the worlds last great populations of large mammals elephants, giraffes, lions, gorillas and their kin he created two of the new century's most influential photographic books: On This Earth (2005) and A Shadow Falls (2009). His iconic portraits of these majestic animals express an empathy usually reserved for human subjects. The magisterial On This Earth, A Shadow Falls collects the most memorable images from Brandt's first two books, along with their accompanying essays. A testament to the bookmakers craft, it is the first volume on Brandt's work to capture the superb quality of his remarkable, large format prints, which are notable for their velvet blacks and tonal subtleties
Cennet'mden bakarken by Alice Sebold( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Turkish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking glass by Alice Sebold( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Lovely Bones," the spirit of fourteen-year-old Susie Salmon describes her murder and her family's efforts to find the killer; and in "Looking Glass," Susie's story is integrated with cases of actual missing children
 
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Alternative Names
Alice Sebold American writer

Alice Sebold Amerikaans schrijfster

Alice Sebold amerikansk författare

Alice Sebold amerikansk skribent

Alice Sebold écrivain américaine

Alice Sebold escritora estadounidense

Alice Sebold scrittrice statunitense

Alice Sebold US-amerikanische Autorin

Alice Sebold yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Alis Sebald

Sebolda, Elisa

Еліс Сіболд американська письменниця

Сиболд, Элис

Сиболд, Элис американская писательница

סיבולד, אליס

סיבולד, אליס סופרת אמריקאית

آلیس سبالد نویسنده آمریکایی

ಆಲಿಸ್ ಸೆಬೋಲ್ಡ್

세볼드, 앨리스

앨리스 시볼드

アリス・シーボルド

シーボルド, アリス

艾莉絲·希柏德

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