Feb 222013
 
Review: The Lovely Bones

This was a tear-jerker story that was sad, horrorific and completely unfair. Things like what happened to Susie and her family are heartbreaking, and very difficult to read and hear about. The overabundance of emotion that the story stirs up in the reader makes this a hard book to review, but the fact that the reaction is that powerful is an immense credit to the author’s writing ability. This book is not just about Susie’s death, it is largely about the aftermath: both the grief of her family, and their ability to move on. Everyone handles the death differently, and […]