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Sebold, Alice

Overview
Works: 115 works in 520 publications in 12 languages and 27,391 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Case studies  Drama  Film adaptations  Personal narratives  Short stories, American  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3619.E26, 813.6
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The lovely bones : a novel by Alice Sebold ( Book )
89 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 8,512 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 )
37 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,529 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 )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 2,174 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 )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,571 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 )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Susie Salmon shares her tragic story of rape and murder from beyond the grave as her ghost watches over the family she left behind
The best American short stories 2009 by Heidi Pitlor ( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provocative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" (Chicago Tribune). The collection boasts great variety from "famous to first-timers, sifted from major magazines and little reviews, grand and little worlds" (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), ensuring yet another rewarding, enduring edition of the oldest and best-selling Best American
Desde mi cielo by Alice Sebold ( Book )
24 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When we first meet Susie Salmon, she is already in heaven. As she looks down from this strange new place, she tells us, in the fresh and spirited voice of a fourteen-year-old girl, a tale that is both haunting and full of hope
The lovely bones by Alice Sebold ( )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 earth continue without her, her friends trading rumors about her disappearance, her killer trying to cover his tracks, her grief-stricken family unraveling
Casi la luna by Alice Sebold ( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Helen Knightly, who has set aside her own life in her support of her parents, husband, and children, confronts the realities of the choices that were imposed upon her during a brief, harrowing period of death and revelation
The lovely bones by Peter Jackson ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 153 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
De wijde hemel by Alice Sebold ( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Dutch and held by 147 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
Greyhounds by Barbara Karant ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schaduwmaan by Alice Sebold ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Dutch and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Als een vrouw van middelbare leeftijd zich realiseert dat ze haar hele leven voor anderen heeft gezorgd, besluit ze daar een einde aan te maken en maakt de balans van haar leven op
La nostalgie de l'ange : roman by Alice Sebold ( Book )
19 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in French and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'histoire commence après le viol et le meurtre de Susie, 14 ans. Depuis le paradis, elle observe tendrement ceux qu'elle a laissés, sa famille, le policier chargé de l'enquête, son meurtrier. Un regard plein d'émotions qui dépasse l'horreur et la douleur, pour inspirer le pardon, la renaissance et la vie. Premier roman
Geluksvogel by Alice Sebold ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiografisch verhaal over de verkrachting van de auteur in 1981 en de gevolgen daarvan voor haarzelf en haar familie en vrienden
Jin yue by Alice Sebold ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 57 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
Suxi de shi jie = Lovely bones by Alice Sebold ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 56 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
Amabili resti by Alice Sebold ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Nostalgia anioła by Alice Sebold ( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Polish and held by 49 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
 
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Alternative Names
Sebolda, Elisa
Сиболд, Элис
סיבולד, אליס
シーボルド, アリス
Languages
English (260)
Spanish (42)
French (21)
Polish (16)
Dutch (12)
Chinese (10)
Italian (6)
Multiple languages (3)
Hebrew (2)
Russian (1)
German (1)
Danish (1)
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