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Maine Calling Book Club - "Olive Kitteridge" by Elizabeth Strout


Join us for a discussion of Elizabeth Strout's award-winning book "Olive Kitteridge."  It's a series of intertwining short stories set in a fictional coastal Maine town.  An HBO mini-series based on the book premiers later this fall. 

Guests:  Mary Pols, Feature writer for the Portland Press Herald/Maine Today, not entirely reformed movie/book critic, author of 'Accidentally on Purpose.'

Susan M. Preece, Director, Topsham Public Library

Brock Clarke, author of three previous novels, Exley, An Arsonist’s Guide to Writers’ Homes in New England and The Ordinary White Boy, and the soon to be released novel The Happiest People in the World. He teaches creative writing at Bowdoin College and in University of Tampa’s low residency MFA program.


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