A man called Ove : a novel / Fredrik Backman ; [translation by Henning Koch]
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- 21 of 102 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
- 0 of 3 copies available at Greenwood Public Library.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||BAC (Text)||36626103755633||New Fiction||On holds shelf||-|
|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||BAC (Text)||36626103819363||Lucky Day Collection||Checked out||07/31/2017|
|Greenwood PL - Greenwood||BAC (Text)||36626103822912||New Fiction||Checked out||08/01/2017|
- ISBN: 9781476738024
- ISBN: 1476738025
- Physical Description: 337 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
- Edition: First Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Washington Square Press, 2015.
|General Note:|| Originally published in Swedish as En man som heter Ove: Stockholm : Forum, 2012. This translation originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2014.
|Summary, etc.:|| "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 bitter neighbor from hell." But behind the cranky exterior there is a story and a sadness. So when one November morning a chatty young couple with two chatty young daughters move in next door and accidentally flatten Ove's mailbox, it is the lead-in to a comical and heartwarming tale of unkempt cats, unexpected friendship, and the ancient art of backing up a U-Haul. All of which will change one cranky old man and a local residents' association to their very foundations" -- from publisher's web site.
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