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Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout

Label
Olive Kitteridge
Title
Olive Kitteridge
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Strout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the edge of the continent, in the small town of Crosby, Maine, lives Olive Kitteridge, a retired schoolteacher who deplores the changes in her town and in the world at large but doesn't always recognize the changes in those around her
Member of
Summary
The world of Olive Kitteridge, a retired school teacher in a small coastal town in Maine, is revealed in stories that explore her diverse roles in many lives, including a lounge singer haunted by a past love, her stoic husband, and her own resentful son
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2009.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2009.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2009
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232571
Cataloging source
GO4
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Strout, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Random House reader's circle
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  • Maine
  • Retired teachers
  • City and town life
Target audience
adult
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes reader's guide (p. [273]-286)
  • Originally published in hardcover without the reader's guide: New York : Random House, 2008
Contents
  • Basket of trips
  • Ship in a bottle
  • Security
  • Criminal
  • River
  • A reader's guide
  • Pharmacy
  • Incoming tide
  • The piano player
  • A little burst
  • Starving
  • A different road
  • Winter concert
  • Tulips
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780812971835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)273057475
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Publication
Note
  • Includes reader's guide (p. [273]-286)
  • Originally published in hardcover without the reader's guide: New York : Random House, 2008
Contents
  • Basket of trips
  • Ship in a bottle
  • Security
  • Criminal
  • River
  • A reader's guide
  • Pharmacy
  • Incoming tide
  • The piano player
  • A little burst
  • Starving
  • A different road
  • Winter concert
  • Tulips
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Random House trade pbk. ed.
Extent
286 p.
Isbn
9780812971835
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)273057475

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