Gransnet forums


‘Olive, Again’, by Elizabeth Strout

(9 Posts)
Charly Sat 22-Feb-20 17:50:46

Has anyone read this? I recommend.

Greenfinch Sat 22-Feb-20 18:18:12

What is it about Charly?

Grannytomany Sat 22-Feb-20 18:35:19

I’m looking forward to reading it and seeing what happens to Olive next. I’m just waiting for prices to drop. I’m a fan of Elizabeth Strout and don’t think I’ve ever read a book of hers I didn’t enjoy.

For anyone not familiar with the author I think she’s comparable to the early books of Anne Tyler.

Urmstongran Sat 22-Feb-20 19:34:33

I adore Anne Tyler books so I must look these up.

rosecarmel Sat 22-Feb-20 20:14:44

Yes, I read it-

For the miniseries, Olive Kitteridge, they couldn't have picked a better actor to play her!

Sara65 Sat 22-Feb-20 20:40:05

Olive Kitteridge was my number one book of last year, I’m really looking forward to meeting her again.

Bikerhiker Sat 29-Feb-20 00:17:57

Sorry, being dim here! What is the link to beteavement?

Grannytomany Sat 29-Feb-20 01:49:27

I don’t think there is one. It’s just accidentally in the wrong category I think.

Greenfinch Sat 29-Feb-20 09:29:57

Has Charly not returned to see the answers ? I asked what the book is about but did not get an answer sad