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Alice Sebold was born in Madison, Wisconsin on September 6, 1963. She attended college at Syracuse University. She was raped as a freshman. Her first book, Lucky, is a memoir which tells the story of that event in her life and its aftermath. Following graduation from Syracuse, she went to the University of Houston for her graduate degree and received an MFA from the University of California, Irvine. Her other books include The Lovely Bones and The Almost Moon. She won the American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award for Adult Fiction in 2003 for The Lovely Bones and the Bram Stoker Award for First Novel in 2002. In 2009 a feature film was released of The Lovely Bones starring Mark Wahlberg and Rachel Weisz. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from The Lovely Bones… (more)
The Lovely Bones 34,759 copies, 926 reviews
Lucky 5,618 copies, 114 reviews
The Almost Moon 4,026 copies, 176 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2009 (Editor) 344 copies, 10 reviews
Sebold, Alice 2 copies
2005 1 copy
The Secret Garden (Introduction, some editions) 32,482 copies, 535 reviews
The Lovely Bones [2009 film] (Original book) 90 copies
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