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    free download Olive Kitteridge [Olive Kitteridge] EBOOK NEW Elizabeth Strout Û 9 download Olive Kitteridge is a Pulitzer Prize winning collection of stories that constitute a novel They are not as closely woven together as the multi generational tales in works by Louise Erdrich another writer who likes to collect small parts into a larger whole but Strout has put together a compelling portrait of a small town I was reminded of Spoon River as we learn some of the secrets each of the main character

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    [Olive Kitteridge] EBOOK NEW I don't uite understand what the hubbub was about this book it did after all get a Pulitzer and TV show However I felt that the writing was ok the narration was interesting but I never even came close to feeling so

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    [Olive Kitteridge] EBOOK NEW This novel is definitely about Olive Kitteridge who she is who she was and most importantly the “who” that she sees within herselfHer story is told through a series of connected stories friends neighbours past students people she knows in passing It is interesting and oh so intriguing that many people view her from so many diff

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    free download Olive Kitteridge [Olive Kitteridge] EBOOK NEW As I write my review I see that there are thousands of reviews already so what can I add? Just this Olive joins the ranks of depressing small town short stories a long running theme in American literature so much so that it is almost a genre in itself These stories are set in coastal Maine Olive follows upon Winesburg Ohi

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    [Olive Kitteridge] EBOOK NEW Well this one did not go like I hoped it would might be the first time I wish I could give zero stars Remember I do respect if you loved this book but I must be honest about how it made me feel And this book made me not feel good at all While this came highly recommended from several Goodreads friends I should have known it may not work out when I saw the Pulitzer Prize sticker It seems like in general the books that win the big

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free read Olive Kitteridge ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub In a voice powerful and compassionate than ever before New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Strout binds together thirteen rich luminous narratives into a book with the heft of a novel through the presence of one larger than life unforgettable character Olive KitteridgeAt the edge of the continent Crosby Maine may seem like nowhere but seen through this brilliant writer’s eyes it’s in essence the whole world and the lives that are lived there are fil. Posted at Shelf InflictedThis is a collection of stories about a group of ordinary people living in a small town in Maine their joys sorrows tragedies and grief all centered around the main character Olive Kitteridge Normally this is the kind of fiction I stay away from I was afraid it would be an overwrought melodrama about provincial people living in a boring town Yet I was so absorbed by the lives of these people and had a difficult time putting the book downThe characters were very well developed the town vividly described and the emotions raw Olive Kitteridge left me feeling very unsettled I admire her uiet strength her forthrightness her realistic views of life and the fact that she controls her emotions I hate her brusueness her self centeredness and her difficulty with accepting changes She was a complex character definitely not your stereotypical cranky old lady Each story is presented from different viewpoints and shows Olive s many sides as she interacts with family neighbors and friends as she experiences age loneliness grief and love The characters are realistically drawn with such an emotional depth that I found I could easily identify with them and even see similarities to people I know Olive Kitteridge makes me hate those ualities in myself that are like hers and makes me look at others with patience and a less judgmental eye

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free read Olive Kitteridge ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Tyrannized by her irrational sensitivities; and Henry who finds his loyalty to his marriage both a blessing and a curse As the townspeople grapple with their problems mild and dire Olive is brought to a deeper understanding of herself and her life–sometimes painfully but always with ruthless honesty Olive Kitteridge offers profound insights into the human condition–its conflicts its tragedies and joys and the endurance it reuires From the Hardcover edition. As I write my review I see that there are thousands of reviews already so what can I add Just this Olive joins the ranks of depressing small town short stories a long running theme in American literature so much so that it is almost a genre in itself These stories are set in coastal Maine Olive follows upon Winesburg Ohio by Sinclair Lewis Main Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garlin Village by Robert McAlmon and many others We could call it Winesburg Maine What is the value of such stories I think they show us So you think you ve got it tough How about suicide Or having a son imprisoned for stabbing a woman 29 times Or finding out your husband had been unfaithful on the day of his funeral Or having an only child who moves away and ignores you As I was reading I kept thinking ok the theme is life goes on no matter what you just keep on living Concurrently I happened to be reading a great novel Portraits of a Marriage by the Hungarian Sandor Marai which I also reviewed As her marriage is disintegrating one of the characters in that book rails in effect What am I a tree I can t just go on LIVING what I am supposed to live FOR Maybe Olive finds someone in the last chapter but this FOR is the big unanswered uestion Still a great book of interconnected stories with Olive s hands making the connections

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free read Olive Kitteridge ´ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Led with all of the grand human drama–desire despair jealousy hope and love At times stern at other times patient at times perceptive at other times in sad denial 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. I don t uite understand what the hubbub was about this book it did after all get a Pulitzer and TV show However I felt that the writing was ok the narration was interesting but I never even came close to feeling some sympathy or connection to Olive like I did for Updike s Rabbit Angstrom or say Bellow s Dean Corde The New England she describes as anti Semitic and full of silent scandals was interesting and fun in say Updike s Witches of Eastwick It was a little unsettling and disappointing to leave most of the stories in suspension if not all of them and I felt that the Christopher character and his two wives were pretty two dimensional The overall aura was oppressive and depressing I am not sure I would come back to this oneI have now read all the Pulitzers from 2011 and 4 from the previous decade and I d have to say that this one The Known World by Edward P Jones and All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr were all disappointingI wonder what the list will look like for 2017 Anyone read City on Fire for which the first time author got an astonishing 2M advance from the publisher

  • Kindle Edition
  • 288
  • Olive Kitteridge
  • Elizabeth Strout
  • English
  • 17 December 2019
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