'Olive Kitteridge' by Elizabeth Strout

We were reviewing 'Olive Kitteridge' by Elizabeth Strout.

We scored the book as a 6.6 out of 10. Our comments were:

'A well written book but it made me miserable, maybe not the best book during these current difficult times'

'It was very well written but where were all the happy stories in the town?'

'I felt a real sadness for her and had empathy for her situation'

'All the stories were sad and I felt that we needed some uplifting stories as well as the sad ones'

'It was disjointed and I became easily side tracked'

'There was no flow to the book and I struggled to read each chapter'

'I read the first chapter/sample and didn't like it therefore didn't purchase the book'

'I did start the book, the first chapter was promising however I read on and I got frustrated, I am not a lover of titled chapters and I gave up after chapter 8.'

Kind regards,

Fiona

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