By Elizabeth Strout
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An unforgettable forged of small-town characters copes with love and loss during this new paintings of fiction through number 1 bestselling writer and Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout.
Recalling Olive Kitteridge in its richness, constitution, and complexity, Anything Is Possible explores the full variety of human emotion during the intimate dramas of individuals suffering to appreciate themselves and others.
right here are two sisters: One trades self-respect for a prosperous husband whereas the opposite unearths within the pages of a e-book a kindred spirit who alterations her existence. The janitor on the neighborhood tuition has his religion proven in an come across with an remoted guy he has come to aid; a grown daughter longs for mom love whilst she involves settle for her mother’s happiness in another country; and the grownup Lucy Barton (the heroine of My identify Is Lucy Barton, the author’s celebrated New York occasions bestseller) returns to go to her siblings after seventeen years of absence.
Reverberating with the deep bonds of kin, and the wish that includes reconciliation, Anything Is Possible back underscores Elizabeth Strout’s position as certainly one of America’s most useful and adored authors.
Praise for Anything Is Possible
“When Elizabeth Strout is on her video game, is there anyone greater? . . . this can be a beneficiant, wry ebook about everyday lives, and Strout crawls up to now inside of her characters you're feeling you inhabit them. . . . it is a e-book that earns its identify. test analyzing it with out tears, or wonder.”—USA at the present time (four stars)
“Readers who loved My identify Is Lucy Barton . . . are in for a true deal with. . . . Strout is a grasp of the tale cycle shape. . . . She paints cumulative graphics of the heartache and soul of small-town the US by way of giving every one of her characters a flip below her sympathetic spotlight.”—NPR
“These tales go back Strout to the center of what she does extra magnanimously than someone else, that is to render quiet pix of the indignities and disappointments of standard existence, and the moments of grace and kindness we're proficient in reaction. . . . Strout hits the objective but again.”—The Washington Post
“In this clever and comprehensive ebook, discomfort and therapeutic exist in perpetual dependence, like feuding siblings.”—The Wall highway Journal
“Anything Is Possible confirms Strout as one among our so much grace-filled, and swish, writers.”—The Boston Globe
“In Elizabeth Strout’s Anything Is Possible, her beautiful follow-up to My identify Is Lucy Barton, a recognized writer returns to the Midwestern homeland of her youth, touching off a daisy-chain of reports narrated through those that knew her—memories of trauma and goodwill, resentments small and big, and the ever-widening gulf among haves and have-nots. Strout, continuously sturdy, simply retains getting better.”—Vogue
“If you leave out the charmingly eccentric and entirely relatable characters from Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout’s best-selling My identify Is Lucy Barton, you’ll be fortunately reunited with them in Strout’s shrewdpermanent and soulful Anything Is Possible.”—Elle
“Strout pierces the interior worlds of those characters’ such a lot inner most behaviors, illuminating the emotional conflicts and natural pleasure of being human, of discovering oneself within the look for the yankee dream.”—NYLON
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