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Anxious people —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2020
2 available of 72 items

"This is a story about a hostage drama. But more than that, it's a story about idiots. That's why, from the very outset, I need to say that it is always very easy to declare people idiots, but only if you forget that it ...

The deal of a lifetime & other stories —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2018
8 available of 17 items

"From the New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove and Beartown comes a collection of three deeply moving stories about facing life's greatest struggles. Beloved author Fredrik Backman is back with a mesmeri...

A man called Ove —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2014
1 available of 31 items

There is something about Ove. At first sight, he is almost certainly the grumpiest man you will ever meet. He thinks himself surrounded by idiots -- neighbours who can't reverse a trailer properly, joggers, shop assistan...

Us against you : a novel —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2018
69 available of 88 items

A small community tucked deep in the forest, Beartown is home to tough, hardworking people who don't expect life to be easy or fair. No matter how difficult times get, they've always been able to take pride in their loca...

My grandmother sends her regards & apologises —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2016
40 available of 51 items

From the author of the internationally bestselling A Man Called Ove, a charming, warmhearted novel about a young girl whose grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters, sending her on a journey that brings to ...

Britt-Marie was here —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2016
10 available of 18 items

For as long as anyone can remember, Britt-Marie has been an acquired taste. It's not that she's judgemental, or fussy, or difficult - she just expects things to be done in a certain way. A cutlery drawer should be arrang...

Anxious people —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On CD
2020
0 available of 9 items

"This is a story about a hostage drama. But more than that, it's a story about idiots. That's why, from the very outset, I need to say that it is always very easy to declare people idiots, but only if you forget that it ...

Things my son needs to know about the world —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2019
12 available of 17 items

"What you need to know about: Falling in love: "Find someone who doesn't love you for the person you are, but despite the person you are." Manhood: "I want you to always remember that you can be whatever you want to be, ...

And every morning the way home gets longer and longer : a novella —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book
2016
3 available of 7 items

"From the New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove, My Grandmother Asked Me To Tell You She's Sorry, and Britt-Marie Was Here, comes an exquisitely moving portrait of an elderly man's struggle to hold on to ...

A man called Ove —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Large Print
2014
0 available of 9 items

Meet Ove. He's a curmudgeon; the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him 'the...

Us against you —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Large Print
2018
10 available of 12 items

"After everything that the citizens of Beartown have gone through, they are struck yet another blow when they hear that their beloved local hockey team will soon be disbanded. What makes it worse is the obvious satisfact...

Beartown —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Large Print
2017
10 available of 16 items

Winning a junior ice hockey championship might not mean a lot to the average person, but it means everything to the residents of Beartown, a community slowly being eaten alive by unemployment and the surrounding wilderne...

Us against you : a novel —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On CD
2018
6 available of 6 items

When the small community of Beartown learns their amateur ice hockey team may be disbanded, the tensions mount, but a surprising new coach offers a chance at a comeback.

Britt-Marie was here —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Large Print
2016
1 available of 3 items

Britt-Marie can't stand mess. She eats dinner at precisely the right time and starts her day at six in the morning because only lunatics wake up later than that. And she is not passive-aggressive. Not in the least. It's ...

Britt-Marie was here —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On CD
2016
5 available of 5 items

Walking away from her loveless marriage and taking a job in a derelict, financially devastated town, sixty-three-year-old Britt-Marie uses her fierce organizational skills to become a local soccer coach to a group of los...

A man called Ove —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On MP3
2014
2 available of 2 items

There is something about Ove. At first sight, he is almost certainly the grumpiest man you will ever meet. He thinks himself surrounded by idiots -- neighbours who can't reverse a trailer properly, joggers, shop assistan...

Things my son needs to know about the world —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Large Print
2019
8 available of 10 items

"Things My Son Needs to Know About the World collects the personal dispatches from the front lines of one of the most daunting experiences any man can experience: fatherhood. As he conveys his profound awe at experiencin...

Things my son needs to know about the world —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On CD
2019
1 available of 1 items

Celebrates the first steps, milestones, and foibles of modern parenthood, sharing father-to-son advice on everything from finding a place to belong to beating Monkey Island 3.

A man called Ove —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Kit
2014
0 available of 1 items

There is something about Ove. At first sight, he is almost certainly the grumpiest man you will ever meet. He thinks himself surrounded by idiots -- neighbours who can't reverse a trailer properly, joggers, shop assistan...

Beartown —Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.
Book On CD
2017
1 available of 1 items

Winning a junior ice hockey championship means everything to the residents of Beartown, a struggling community slowly being eaten alive by unemployment and an steadily encroaching wilderness. Victory could attract govern...

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