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Anything is possible / Elizabeth Strout.

Strout, Elizabeth, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0812989414
  • ISBN: 9780812989410
  • Physical Description: 273 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Random House trade paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Originally published in hardcover in 2017.
Includes a reading group guide with author interview and discussion questions.
Formatted Contents Note:
Sign -- Windmills -- Cracked -- Hit-thumb theory -- Mississippi Mary -- Sister -- Dottie's Bed & Breakfast -- Snow-blind -- Gift.
Summary, etc.:
Here are two sisters: One trades self-respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spirit who changes her life. The janitor at the local school has his faith tested in an encounter with an isolated man he has come to help; a grown daughter longs for mother love even as she comes to accept her mother's happiness in a foreign country; and the adult Lucy Barton (the heroine of the author's 2016 novel My name is Lucy Barton) returns to visit her siblings after seventeen years of absence.
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Short stories.

Available copies

  • 45 of 45 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Festus Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Festus Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 45 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Festus Public Library Fic Strout (Text) 32017000075271 Adult Fiction Available -

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Summary: Here are two sisters: One trades self-respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spirit who changes her life. The janitor at the local school has his faith tested in an encounter with an isolated man he has come to help; a grown daughter longs for mother love even as she comes to accept her mother's happiness in a foreign country; and the adult Lucy Barton (the heroine of the author's 2016 novel My name is Lucy Barton) returns to visit her siblings after seventeen years of absence.

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