In this book, the author strings you along. She doles out just enough information to make you think you've figured things out before she hits you with another revelation that changes everything. The way the story ends shows what a truly sick relationship Nick and Amy had. The path is twisted, disturbing, and irresistible.
The Lovely Bones is a 2002 novel by Alice Sebold. It is the story of a teenage girl who, after being raped and murdered, watches from her personal Heaven as her family and friends struggle to move on with their lives while she comes to terms with her own death. The novel received much critical praise and became an instant bestseller.