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The Resource Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout

Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout

Label
Olive Kitteridge
Title
Olive Kitteridge
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Strout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olive Kitteridge, a retired schoolteacher, deplores the changes in her little town and in the world at large, but she doesn?t always recognize the changes in those around her: a lounge musician haunted by a past romance... a former student who has lost the will to live... Olive's own adult child, who feels tyrannized by her irrational sensitivities... and Henry, who finds his loyalty to his marriage both a blessing and a curse
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
232571
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strout, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000042991392
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
396 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602852815
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017477
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Publication
Control code
000042991392
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
396 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781602852815
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008017477

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