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Book Discussion: Olive Kitteridge-Bemidji
February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join us in February for our discussion of “Olive Kitteridge” by Elizabeth Strout: Olive Kitteridge, a retired schoolteacher, deplores the changes in her little town and in the world at large, but she doesn’t always recognize the changes in those around her: a lounge musician haunted by a past romance; a former student who has lost the will to live; Olive’s own adult child, who feels tyrannized by her irrational sensitivities; and her husband, Henry, who finds his loyalty to his marriage both a blessing and a curse.
As the townspeople grapple with their problems, mild and dire, Olive is brought to a deeper understanding of herself and her life – sometimes painfully, but always with ruthless honesty.
Call or stop by the libray to reserve your copy of February’s book!