The Lovely Bones (Paperback)
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"My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973. My murderer was a man from our neighborhood. My mother liked his border flowers, and my father talked to him once about fertilizer."This is Susie Salmon. Watching from heaven, Susie 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...The Lovely Bones is a luminous and astonishing novel about life and death, forgiveness and vengeance, memory and forgetting - but, above all, about finding light in the darkest of places.Celebrating 40 years of outstanding international writing, this is one of the essential Picador novels reissued in a beautiful new series style.

Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781447202653
Weight: 287 g
Dimensions: 207 x 130 x 23 mm
Edition: Picador 40th anniversary edition

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“The Lovely Bones”

This is a beautifully written book. I laughed and cried along the journey.. absolutely fabulous

Paperback edition
12th May 2007
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“ok, but looked forward to the end”

I decided to put down the xbox controller and set myself the task of reading 50 books in a year. Surprisingly, after two days I had already read four and was going strong until i started this. At first, you realise... More

Paperback edition
27th December 2010
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“Any doubts are soon left behind”

To start with, I was deeply unsure about whether or not i wanted to read this book. Although I had read a few books featuring death and loss, it had never been the main focal point and so I was wary to how upsetting... More

Paperback edition
17th February 2010
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