Title Profile & Character Information

Olive Kitteridge

Annotation
Elizabeth Strout is on the faculty of the MFA program at Queens University in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Awards
2009  Pulitzer Prize
2009  American Library Association Notable Books
2008  Library Journal Best Books of the Year

Characters
NameKitteridge, Olive
GenderFemale
OccupationTeacher
TraitsMarried
Mother

NameKitteridge, Henry
GenderMale
OccupationPharmacist
TraitsMarried
Father

NameKiiteridge, Christopher
GenderMale
TraitMarried

GenreFiction
Psychological
Domestic
    --Humorous
TopicsSmall town life
Grief
Teachers
Jealousy
Husbands and wives
Family relationships
Weddings
Aging
Self-discovery
Identity
SettingMaine