She is the author of the book, The Lovely Bones which will be coming out in paperback. Sebold is also the author of the memoir Lucky. Both books have been persistent bestsellers. This interview first aired July 10, 2002.
Robert Jay Lifton is Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology at the Graduate School University Center and director of The Center on Violence and Human Survival at John Jay College of Criminal Justice at The City University of New York. He's written books on many topics, including the Japanese cult which released poison gas in the Tokyo subways, Nazi doctors, Hiroshima survivors and Vietnam vets.