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Us against you / Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith.

Available copies

  • 19 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 22 total copies.

Series Information

Beartown. 02.
Bjornstad. 02.
Thorndike Press large print core series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil LARGE PRINT BACKMAN (Text) 38160000524437 Second Floor, Large Print Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LP FIC BACKMAN F (Text) 33118000184383 Adult: Large Print Available -
Eckhart PL - Main LP F BACKMAN fredrik beartown bk.2 (Text) 840191002676610 Large Print - Main Level Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT BAC (Text) 39230031970666 Adult Books Available -
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville LP BACKMAN, F. beartown 2 (Text) 38301000043022 New Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL LP FIC BAC (Text) 38217000626537 Large Print Fiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett LG BAC (Text) 30010170842671 Large Print Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood LARGE PRINT Backman Beartown #2 (Text) 36626103945416 2nd Floor Adult Large Print Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg LP BAC (Text) 39970001432045 LP Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville LP FIC BACKMAN, FREDRIK "BEARTOWN" BK.2 (Text) 33946003338329 Large Print Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432850913
  • ISBN: 1432850911
  • Physical Description: 701 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Series information from NoveList.
"Originally published in Sweden in 2017 by Bokforlaget Forum as Vi mot er."
Summary, etc.:
"From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beartown and A Man Called Ove, hailed as "a writer of astonishing depth [with] the remarkable ability to make you understand the feelings of each of a dozen different characters" (The Washington Times), a heart-wrenching story of how loyalty, friendship, and love carry a town through its darkest days. 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 satisfaction that all the former Beartown players, who now play for a rival team in Hed, take in that fact. Amidst the mounting tension between the two rivals, a surprising newcomer is handpicked to be Beartown's new hockey coach. Soon a new team starts to take shape around Amat, the fastest player you'll ever see; Benji, the intense lone wolf; and Vidar, a born to be bad troublemaker. But bringing this team together proves to be a challenge as old bonds are broken, new ones are formed, and the enmity with Hed grows more and more acute. As the big match approaches, the not-so-innocent pranks and incidents between the communities pile up and their mutual contempt grows deeper. By the time the last game is finally played, a resident of Beartown will be dead, and the people of both towns will be forced to wonder if, after all they've been through, the game they love can ever return to something simple and innocent."-- Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the Swedish.
Subject: Hockey teams > Fiction.
City and town life > Sweden > Fiction.
Sweden > Fiction.
FICTION > General.
FICTION > Literary.
FICTION > Sports.
Genre: Large type books.
Sports stories.
Sports fiction.

Series Information

Beartown. 02.
Bjornstad. 02.
Thorndike Press large print core series.

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