9781423350033

Olive Kitteridge

ISBN 10: 1423350030 / 1-4233-5003-0
ISBN 13: 9781423350033
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: 2008

Editorial Reviews:
Synopsis:

The larger-than-life world of Olive Kitteridge, a retired school teacher and unofficial town crier in a small coastal town in Maine, is revealed in a series of luminous stories that explore her diverse roles in many lives, including a lounge singer haunted by a past love, a young man grieving over his lost mother, her stoic husband, and her own resentful son. Simultaneous.


Review:

"Easy to read and impossible to forget." (starred review)

Publishers Weekly, 12/10/2007

Review:

"Though loneliness and loss haunt these pages, Strout also supplies gentle humor and a nourishing dose of hope." (starred review)

Booklist, 01/01/2008