Elizabeth Strout

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When I'm sixty-four

It’s significant that for this twenty-something reader, the least gripping tales in Elizabeth Strout’s new “novel in stories” are those that deal with teenagers and young adults.
In this novel told in stories, age is only a number
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  April 02, 2008

Polichicks took ’06 campaign by storm

Known by their friends as Emily Dietsch and Elizabeth Strout, the Polichicks have garnered quick recognition among bloggers, reporters, and political types.
 Talking politics
By MIRIAM ALTMAN  |  December 13, 2006
Martin Luther King, Jr.

War and peace

Since September 11, publishers have been rushing to supply Americans with non-fiction books about the war on terror, the war in Iraq, and anything relating to the upheavals in the Middle East.
Books that travel from the Mecca to Memphis
By JOHN FREEMAN  |  January 02, 2006

Growing Maine culture

A look back at the highlights of the decade
A look back at the highlights of the decade
By KEN GREENLEAF  |  January 01, 1900