10 Books with Dead Narrators Voices from beyond the grave These 10 narrators gave us a unique spin on their lives and those closest to them... by speaking to us after they'd already passed away 1. Spoon River Anthology Edgar Lee Masters 2. Epitaph of a Small Winner Machado De Assis 3. A Symphony of Cicadas Crissi Langwell 4. The Five People You Meet in Heaven Mitch Albom 5. Saving Fish from Drowning Amy Tan 6. The Lovely Bones Alice Sebold 7. Peony in Love Lisa See 8. The Penelopiad Margaret Atwood 9. The Book Thief Markus Zusak 10. Thirteen Reasons Why Jay Asher Tags: death View the discussion thread.