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Strout, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 35 works in 286 publications in 14 languages and 18,690 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Love stories  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3569.T736, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Strout
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
59 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
The Burgess boys : a novel by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
21 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 3,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haunted by a freak accident that killed their father when they were children, Jim and Bob Burgess escaped from their Maine hometown of Shirley Falls for New York City as soon as they possibly could. Jim, a successful corporate lawyer, has belittled his bighearted brother their whole lives, and Bob, a Legal Aid attorney who idolizes Jim, has always taken it in stride. But their long-standing dynamic is upended when their sister, Susan, the Burgess sibling who stayed behind, urgently calls them home. Her lonely teenage son Zach, has gotten himself into a world of trouble, and Susan desperately needs their help. And so the Burgess brothers return to the landscape of their childhood where the long-buried tensions that have shaped and shadowed their relationship begins to surface in unexpected ways that will change them forever
Amy and Isabelle : a novel by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
68 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 3,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small town in New England, a girl has an affair with her schoolteacher. Amy Goodrow lives with her protective single mother and the novel examines the way the scandal affects their relationship
Abide with me : a novel by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
25 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 2,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the tragic death of his young wife, Reverend Tyler Caskey, a New England minister, struggles to hold together his own life, his family, and his town, while dealing with his personal anger, grief, and loss of faith
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout ( Recording )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Danish and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Olive Kitteridge, a retired teacher, deplores the changes taking place in her little town of Crosby, Maine
The Burgess boys by Elizabeth Strout ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalyzed by a nephew's thoughtless prank, a pair of brothers confront painful psychological issues surrounding the freak accident that killed their father when they were boys, a loss linked to a heartbreaking deception that shaped their personal and professional lives
The best American short stories, 2013 by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources
Abide with me a novel by Elizabeth Strout ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the small town of West Annett, Maine in the 1950's, the minister Tyler Caskey is still grieving two years after the death of his wife. One daughter, Jeannie is sent upstate to live with his overbearing mother. The other Katherine has become antisocial. Tyler turns to his housekeeper Connie Hatch when her teacher suggests Katherine speak to the school counselor. This starts gossip about Katherine's stability and Tyler's possible affair with the housekeeper
The Stories of Frederick Busch by Frederick Busch ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A contemporary of Ann Beattie and Tobias Wolff, Frederick Busch was a master craftsman of the form; his subjects were single-event moments in so-called ordinary life. The stories in this volume, selected by Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout, are tales of families trying to heal their wounds, save their marriages, and rescue their children. In "Ralph the Duck," a security guard struggles to hang on to his marriage. In "Name the Name," a traveling teacher attends to students outside the school, including his own son, locked in a country jail. In Busch's work, we are reminded that we have no idea what goes on behind closed doors or in the mind of another. In the words of Raymond Carver, "With astonishing felicity of detail, Busch presents us with a world where real things are at stake--and sometimes, as in the real world, everything is risked." From his first volume, Hardwater Country (1974), to his most recent, Rescue Missions (2006), this volume selects thirty stories from an "American master" (Dan Cryer, Newsday), showcasing a body of work that is sure to shape American fiction for generations to come
Amy and Isabelle by Elizabeth Strout ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shy high school student Amy Goodrow has an affair with her math teacher. When discovered, Amy's single mom Isabelle feels shame about her own past
Mit Blick aufs Meer : Roman by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Crosby, einer kleiner Stadt an der Küste von Maine, ist nicht mehr viel los. Doch sieht man genauer hin, ist jeder Mensch eine Geschichte und Crosby die ganze Welt. (Buchdeckel verso)
Resta con me by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tyler Caskey was not born in West Annett, but he has grown to love it. But, after suffering a terrible loss, Tyler finds it difficult returning to himself as he once was. In his darkest hour, a startling discovery will test his congregation's humanity - and his own will to endure trials
Ollibŭ k'it'ŏriji by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in Korean and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Das Leben, natürlich : Roman by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in German and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Leben könnte so einfach sein - doch die Menschen sind es nicht In einer Kleinstadt in Maine zu leben, mag romantisch klingen, aber die Wirklichkeit sieht meist anders aus. Die Brüder Jim und Bob Burgess sind deswegen so bald wie möglich nach New York gezogen. Als ihre Schwester Susan, die zu Hause geblieben ist, ihre Hilfe braucht, kehren ihre Brüder widerstrebend in die Heimatstadt zurück. Mit ungeahnter Macht holt sie dort jedoch die Vergangenheit wieder ein ... Eine aufwühlende Familiengeschichte, vollkommen unsentimental und dabei tief berührend - eine echte Strout eben
Ethan Frome ; & Summer by Edith Wharton ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition presents Wharton's two most controversial stories, which she considered inseperable, in one volume for the first time. Set in frigid New England, both deal with sexual awakening and appetite and their devastating consequences. This text includes newly commissioned notes. From the Trade Paperback edition
Olivii︠a︡ Kitteridzh by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Russian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
Bleib bei mir Roman by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
On the coast of Maine : the olive stories by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Okruchy codzienności by Elizabeth Strout ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
 
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Alternative Names
סטראוט, אליזבט. רוזנפלד, בלהה
ストラウト, エリザベス
Languages
English (197)
German (24)
Italian (12)
French (9)
Danish (8)
Spanish (7)
Catalan (3)
Croatian (2)
Polish (2)
Russian (2)
Dutch (2)
Swedish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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