The Lovely Bones

By: Sebold, Alice

Price: $108.00

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Book Condition: Fine


328pp. 8vo. Boldly signed and dated (7/10/02) by author on title page. First state dust jacket with complete number line. Promo postcard for "The Lovely Bones" laid in. Margot Livesey blurb. Dust jacket is protected with a Brodart archival cover. Gift quality.


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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 #1 bestseller celebrated at once for its artistry, for its luminous clarity of emotion, and for its astonishing 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 earth 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 tragedy and loss, THE LOVELY BONES succeeds, miraculously, in building a tale filled with hope, humor, suspense, even joy.

Title: The Lovely Bones

Author Name: Sebold, Alice

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co.: 2002

ISBN Number: 0316666343

ISBN Number 13: 9780316666343

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: fine Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000145

Keywords: Collectibe - Like New; Signed; First Edition; Dust Jacket - Like New,