John Otto's Reviews > Lucky

Lucky by Alice Sebold
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
3704857
's review
Mar 24, 2011

really liked it

This is an excellent book, a memoir that concentrates mostly on the author's rape as a college freshman at Syracuse University and the traumatic aftermath. I liked the first three-fourths of the book even more than her most famous book, "Lovely Bones," which recently came out as a movie. There is no question that she as a practioner of the craft of writing she is superb. The last fourth of the book left me a little skeptical about what she was leaving out and kept me from giving the book my top rating.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Lucky.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.