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Book Review: Olive Kitteridge

Is it a novel? Is it a book of short stories? Personally, I have it filed on my bookshelves in the short stories section, but you could really go either way with this Pulitzer Prize-winning book by Elizabeth Strout. 998 more words

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Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout was so interesting to me that I could not put the book down. The story uses characters from the novel… 519 more words

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Book Review: Anything is Possible

Anything is Possible, by Elizabeth Strout, is marketed as a novel but reads as a series of interconnected short stories. Each of the nine chapters introduces the reader to a new protagonist with links to a small town in Illinois, USA. 446 more words

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Building a Short Story Collection - The Saga Continues

I fell in love with short stories in my eighth grade English class when Mr. Patti read Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Gold Bug” and “The Masque of the Red Death” to us. 610 more words

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Boganmeldelse: Elizabeth Strout - Mit navn er Lucy Barton

Titel: Mit navn er Lucy Barton. Forfatter: Elizabeth Strout. Sider: 188 sider. Forlag: Gyldendal. Udgivelsesår: 2017. Anmeldereksemplar: Gyldendal ★★★★

“Det er nok sådan de fleste af os manøvrerer i verden, halvt uvidende, opsøgt af erindringer der ikke kan være rigtige. 1,144 more words

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Six books I didn't put down this summer

I’m an impatient reader. I get excited about reading a particular title, I crack it, read it, and allow it 50 pages to regale me. If I’m not enthralled or at least engaged by page 50, that book is going  950 more words

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Coffee, Chaos

“Before the beginning of great brilliance, there must be chaos. Before a brilliant person begins something great, he must look foolish to the crowd.”    The I Ching… 507 more words