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Sebold, Alice

Overview
Works: 84 works in 585 publications in 24 languages and 27,954 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Case studies  Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Pictorial works  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Creator
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 )
98 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 8,741 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 )
66 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 5,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helen Knightly, a middle-aged depressed divorcee, kills her elderly mother and reveals her miserable childhood, her life of obligation and pain, and her attempts to break free
The lovely bones a novel by Alice Sebold ( Recording )
51 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 3,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When we first meet 14-year-old Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. This was before milk carton photos and public service announcements, she tells us; back in 1973, when Susie mysteriously disappeared, people still believed these things didn't happen. 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. It looks a lot like her school playground, with the good kind of swing sets
The almost moon a novel by Alice Sebold ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,564 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 by Heidi Pitlor ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada
Desde mi cielo by Alice Sebold ( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Susie Salmon, the victim of a sexual assault and murder, looks on from the afterlife as her family deals with their grief, waiting for her killer to be brought to some type of justice
De wijde hemel by Alice Sebold ( Book )
84 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De geest van een vermoord meisje van veertien geeft commentaar op wat haar naasten overkomt en wijst hen waar mogelijk naar de dader
Lucky by Alice Sebold ( Book )
48 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No less gripping is the almost unbelievable role that coincidence plays in the unfolding of Sebold's narrative. Her case, placed in the inactive file, is miraculously opened again six months later when she sees her rapist on the street. This begins the long road to what dominates these pages: the struggle for triumph and understanding - in the courtroom and outside in the world
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 160 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 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In meinem Himmel : Roman by Alice Sebold ( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susie Salmon ist ein ganz normaler Teenager in einer amerikanischen Kleinstadt - bis zu jenem Tag, an dem sie von einem Nachbarn vergewaltigt und ermordet wird. Doch Susie existiert weiter. Von äihrem Himmelä aus beobachtet sie, wie ihre Freunde und ihre Familie diesen Verlust verarbeiten
Suxi de shi jie = Lovely bones by Alice Sebold ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brutally raped and murdered by a deceptively mild-mannered neighbor, Susie begins with a compelling description of her death. During the next ten years, she watches over her family and friends as they struggle to cope with her murder. She observes their disintegrating lives with compassion and occasionally attempts, sometimes successfully, to communicate her love to them. Although the lives of all who knew her well are shaped by her tragic death, eventually her family and friends survive their pain and grief. In [this novel], Susie continues to grow emotionally. She learns that human existence is "the helplessness of being alive, the dark bright pity of being human feeling as you went, groping in corners and opening your arms to light all of it part of navigating the unknown." -Library Journal
Su xi de shi jie by Alice Sebold ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ke ai de gu tou by Alice Sebold ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu zhu ren gong di yi ci chu chang shi, ta yi jing shang le tian tang. ta cong zhe ge qi guai de xin di fang fu kan ren jian, yi yi ge shi si sui shao nü qing xin huo po de kou wen, gao su wo men yi ge ku se dan chong man xi wang de gu shi
Amabili resti ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 25 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)
Noir de lune : roman by Alice Sebold ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Après avoir assassiné sa propre mère, Helen Knightly s'interroge sur son acte. Elle évoque son enfance, la maladie mentale de sa mère, la faiblesse de son père, son amour pour ses parents, sa fuite et son mariage heureux, et son incompréhensible retour au bercail
Talking books ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 24 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
Das Gesicht des Mondes : Roman by Alice Sebold ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in German and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die 49-jährige Helen Knightly erstickt ihre alte Mutter. Jahrelang hat sie unter ihrer Mutter gelitten und oft fantasiert, wie es wäre, wenn sie tot wäre. Nun ist es so. Diese Kurzschlusshandlung verändert ihr Leben natürlich grundlegend. In den nächsten 24 Stunden begleiten die Leser/-innen sie. In Rückblenden erzählt sie aus ihrem Leben. Aus dem Model Clair Knightly wird eine unzufriedene Frau voller Phobien, die ihre Tochter Helen bis zu ihrem Tod drangsaliert. Auch Helens Vater, der sich immer hingebungsvoll um seine Frau gekümmert hat, ist an dieser Last zerbrochen. Helen blickt zurück auf ihre zerbrochene Ehe, die lange Zeit des Alleinseins und das Verhältnis zu ihren erwachsenen Töchtern Sarah und Emily. Es geht um das Verhältnis zwischen Müttern und Töchtern und den schmalen Grat zwischen Liebe und Hass
Glück gehabt : Roman by Alice Sebold ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in German and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In meinem Himmel The lovely bones ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 9 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
 
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Alternative Names
Sebolda, Elisa
Сиболд, Элис
סיבולד, אליס
シーボルド, アリス
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English (289)
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German (31)
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