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  • Bibliography:
    4 Books
  • First Book:
    January 1999
  • Latest Book:
    October 2009
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Book List in Order: 4 titles

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    In a memoir hailed for its searing candor and wit, Alice Sebold reveals how her life was utterly transformed when, as an eighteen-year-old college freshman, she was brutally raped and beaten in a park near campus. What propels this chronicle of her r...

  • "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 sh...

  • For years Helen Knightly has given her life to others: to her haunted mother, to her enigmatic father, to her husband and now grown children. When she finally crosses a terrible boundary, her life comes rushing in at her in a way she never could have...

  • Edited by critically acclaimed, best-selling author Alice Sebold, the stories in this year's collection serve as a provacative literary "antenna for what is going on in the world" (Chicago Tribune). The collection boasts great variety from "famous...

Award-Winning Books by Alice Sebold

The Lovely Bones
2002 Bram Stoker Award -- First Novel
2003 Book Sense Book of the Year Award -- Adult Fiction
2004 Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award -- Grades 9-12
2004 Iowa High School Book Award -- Young Adult
2004 Kentucky Bluegrass Award -- Grades 9-12
2004 South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award -- Young Adult

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Alice Sebold has published 4 books.

Alice Sebold does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, The Best American Short Stories 2009, was published in October 2009.

The first book by Alice Sebold, Lucky, was published in January 1999.

No. Alice Sebold does not write books in series.