Elizabeth Strout

Author

Elizabeth Strout

Elizabeth Strout

Author

Elizabeth Strout

Elizabeth Strout

Author

Elizabeth Strout

Elizabeth Strout

Author

Elizabeth Strout

These stories about an irascible yet winning Maine widow have the amplitude and emotional

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The Guardian
Lucy Hughes Hallett
25 Oct 2019
Fiction

Elizabeth Strout’s new novel is a deft, unflinching and beautiful weave.

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The Irish Times
Danielle McLaughlin
06 May 2017
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Elizabeth Strout once told a friend: “Kathy, if I ever return to a small town, I want you

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The Guardian
The Guardian
Sam Jordinson
25 Sep 2017
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Anyone who’s ever experienced depression, even the tiniest mote, knows that there’s great

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The New York Times
The New York Times
Jennifer Senior
26 Apr 2017
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The Guardian
The Guardian
Elizabeth Day
23 Apr 2017
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Strout’s skill in channelling Lucy’s voice is breathtaking, especially considering it’s t

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The Globe and Mail
Sarah Hampson
22 Jan 2016
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In this slight, spare and tender novel, the eponymous central character of Lucy Barton te

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The Independent
Matthew Adams
21 Jan 2016
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The relationship between mother and daughter, in all its thorniness and intricacy, is at

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The Guardian
Natasha Tripney
11 Dec 2016
Fiction

This is a story about a mother who loves her daughter,” says one of the characters in thi

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The Sunday Times
Christina Patterson
31 Jan 2016
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It is both a book of withholdings and a book of great openness and wisdom.

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The Washington Post
Lily King
04 Jan 2016
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For this month’s Reader’s Review, we explore the novel “My Name Is Lucy Barton” by Elizab

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Diane Rehm
Diane Rehm
27 Apr 2016
Fiction

"I remember pounding on the glass of the windows, screaming," she recalls.

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Chicago Tribune
Carol Memmott
08 Jan 2016
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Pop quiz! Elizabeth Strout’s new book, “My Name Is Lucy Barton,” is:

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The Boston Globe
Laura Collins-Hughes
09 Jan 2016
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Lucy Barton receives this advice from writer/teacher Sarah Payne, who becomes a guiding l

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The Washington Times
Corinna Lothar
11 Feb 2016
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In Elizabeth Strout’s deeply affecting novel, the eponymous heroine endeavours to make se

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The Guardian
Hannah Beckerman
02 Feb 2016
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This slender story (the book clocks in at just under 200 pages) unfolds over a five-day p

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The Telegraph
Sarah Crown
27 Jul 2016
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Elizabeth Strout is a writer bracingly unafraid of silences, her vision of the world nort

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The New York Times
Claire Messud
04 Jun 2016
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