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Review: Lucky: A Memoir

User Review  - C. Teresina - Goodreads

"Lucky" is a hard book to read--and a hard book to put down. It's the story of a college freshman who survives a violent rape and later comes face to face with her rapist on a street. "Lucky" shows ... Read full review

Review: Lucky

User Review  - Susan - Goodreads

This memoir is almost a really good book. But I think it's lacking the essential emotional connection between the author and readers. And the ending seems empty. Bravo for her, though, for writing about such a tough subject -- her rape and it's aftermath on her life. Read full review

Review: Lucky

User Review  - M - Goodreads

This was the last thing I ever intended to read, but Sebold's narrative really captured my attention. I was on Chapter 3 before I knew it, and just had to keep reading; I had to find out what happened ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I picked this book up when I was living in Ireland, actually. I read the first five pages just standing in the bookstore and I was hooked. Unfortunately, I didn't have the money to buy it at the ... Read full review

Review: Lucky: A Memoir

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

This is not the book I had wanted it to be, and I'm not sure how far I can separate those two things. What I wanted was a book that told me someone else's experience of PTSD, which provided the ... Read full review

Review: Lucky

User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

When Alice Sebold was brutally beaten and raped in the cold and lonely park near her college dormitory, police told her that she was “lucky” to have not been murdered. “In the tunnel where I was raped ... Read full review

Review: Lucky

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

When I first started reading 'Lucky' I thought that something was wrong with me. I mean, I get that there is this horrific rape within the first chapter and that NO ONE should have to go through what ... Read full review

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User Review  - Katie Garcia - Goodreads

Why do all rape books end in the character loosing weight and subsequently shedding all the baggage of her rape. Is weight loss synonomous with healing? I liked the book, I thought the character had ... Read full review

Review: Lucky

User Review  - amanda marie - Goodreads

It was definitely 50/50 with this book. One half of me really enjoyed it, while the other half of me was bored. From the very beginning, I was impressed with Sebold and the actions she chose to take ... Read full review

Very Depressing Book

User Review  - DjB623 - Walmart

Well the book was very graphic and depressing. Also know that the subject matter was difficult to discuss during a book club meeting because of the sensitive nature. She describes in graphic detail ... Read full review


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