A Piece of the World: A Novel

Piece of the World

Who is the main character? Is she a fictional character?

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Christina Olson is the main character and protagonist of the novel. She is based upon a real person, Anna Christina Olson, who lived from 1893 to 1968 and who was the inspiration for the painting “Christina’s World” by Andrew Wyeth.

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A Piece of the World: A Novel