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    • Olive Kitteridge

    • Fiction
    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 12 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a voice more powerful and compassionate than ever before, New York Times best-selling author Elizabeth Strout binds together 13 rich, luminous narratives into an audiobook with the heft of a novel, through the presence of one larger-than-life, unforgettable character: Olive Kitteridge. 

    Non-member price: $43.89

    • Anything Is Possible

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    Anything Is Possible tells the story of the inhabitants of rural, dusty Amgash, Illinois, the hometown of Lucy Barton, a successful New York writer who finally returns, after 17 years of absence, to visit the siblings she left behind. Reverberating with the deep bonds of family and the hope that comes with reconciliation, Anything Is Possible again underscores Elizabeth Strout's place as one of America's most respected and cherished authors.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it

    • By Caitlin on 15-05-2017

    Non-member price: $31.21

    • My Name Is Lucy Barton

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 4 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable, audiobook edition of My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout, read by Kimberly Farr. A mother comes to visit her daughter in hospital after having not seen her in many years.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant book and brilliant performance

    • By Gabrielle on 21-05-2017

    Non-member price: $28.09

    • Olive, Again

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Length: Not Yet Known
    • Unabridged
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    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout. The long-awaited follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize-winning, Number One New York Times best-selling Olive KitteridgeOlive, Again picks up where Olive Kitteridge left off, following the next decade of Olive's life - through a second marriage, an evolving relationship with her son, and encounters with a cast of memorable characters in the seaside town of Crosby, Maine. 

    Non-member price: $33.43

    • Amy and Isabelle

    • A Novel
    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Stephanie Roberts
    • Length: 11 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    With compassion, humor, and striking insight, Amy and Isabelle explores the secrets of sexuality that jeopardize the love between a mother and her daughter. Amy Goodrow, a shy high school student in a small mill town, falls in love with her math teacher, and together they cross the line between understandable fantasy and disturbing reality. When discovered, this emotional and physical trespass brings disgrace to Amy's mother, Isabelle, and intensifies the shame she feels about her own past.

    Non-member price: $41.01

    • Abide with Me

    • A Novel
    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Gerrianne Raphael
    • Length: 5 hrs and 53 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    In the late 1950s, in the small town of West Annett, Maine, a minister struggles to regain his calling, his family, and his happiness in the wake of profound loss. At the same time, the community he has served so charismatically must come to terms with its own strengths and failings, faith and hypocrisy, loyalty and abandonment, when a dark secret is revealed.

    Non-member price: $30.72

    • Abide with Me

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 10 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In the late 1950s, in the small town of West Annett, Maine, a minister struggles to regain his calling, his family, and his happiness in the wake of profound loss. At the same time, the community he has served so charismatically must come to terms with its own strengths and failings, faith and hypocrisy, loyalty and abandonment, when a dark secret is revealed.

    Non-member price: $46.77

    • Mit navn er Lucy Barton

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Maria Stokholm
    • Length: 3 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Lucy Barton har svært ved at genvinde kræfterne efter en blindtarmsoperation. Hendes mor, som hun ikke har talt med i næsten tyve år, kommer og besøger hende på hospitalet på Manhattan. Småsladder om familie og bekendte fra den lille by i Illinois, hvor Lucy er vokset op, bringer dem lidt tættere på hinanden, men lige under overfladen syder de konflikter og længsler, der har formet hele Lucys tilværelse: hendes flugt fra en plaget opvækst, drømmen om at blive forfatter, hendes ægteskab, kærligheden til de to døtre.

    Non-member price: $17.54

    • Das Leben natürlich

    • By: Elizabeth Strout
    • Narrated by: Katja Riemann
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Abridged
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    Nur raus aus Maine! Jim und Bob Burgess sind ihrer Heimat früh entflohen, das Trauma um den Tod ihres Vaters zurücklassend. Nur die Schwester Susan ist geblieben. Die beiden Brüder arbeiten inzwischen als Anwälte in New York City, aber das ist auch schon alles an Gemeinsamkeit: Als sich ein dummer Streich von Susans 19-jährigem Sohn zu einem handfesten politischen Skandal entwickelt, ruft sie ihre Brüder zu sich nach Hause.

    Non-member price: $24.31