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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
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
2009 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
232571
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strout, Elizabeth
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maine
  • Fictional Works
  • City and town life
  • Retired teachers
  • Maine
  • Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Basket of trips
  • Ship in a bottle
  • Security
  • Criminal
  • River
  • Pharmacy
  • Incoming tide
  • The piano player
  • A little burst
  • Starving
  • A different road
  • Winter concert
  • Tulips
Control code
ocn123767230
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781400062089
Lccn
2007016999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)123767230
Label
Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Basket of trips
  • Ship in a bottle
  • Security
  • Criminal
  • River
  • Pharmacy
  • Incoming tide
  • The piano player
  • A little burst
  • Starving
  • A different road
  • Winter concert
  • Tulips
Control code
ocn123767230
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781400062089
Lccn
2007016999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)123767230

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