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A Man Called Ove - George Newbern, Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove
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9 hours 9 minutesMeet 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... show more
9 hours 9 minutesMeet 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 c
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Format: Audiobook
ISBN: 9781629239828
Publisher: Dreamscape Media LLC
Edition language: English
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Juuli's Bookshelf
Juuli's Bookshelf rated it
5.0 Mees nimega Ove (En man som heter Ove) by Fredrik Backman
Amazing book.If I could, I would give it more than 5 stars. The story was utterly compelling and reminded me of a roller coaster. One moment I was laughing my head off and on the next page the story line broke my heart. I enjoyed the style of the book and Fredrik Backman's similes and metaphors (and...
Irresponsible Reader
Irresponsible Reader rated it
5.0 A Fantastic, Moving, Fun Tale of a Grieving Widower
[His wife] often said that "all roads lead to something you were always predestined to do." And for her, perhaps, it was something. But for Ove it was someone. I've been fully intending to read all of Fredrik Backman's books after I read My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry (3 years ago...
Yodamom Finds her Force
Yodamom Finds her Force rated it
4.5 Oh Such A Wonderful Book
Such a beautiful story. Heart breaking, heartwarming and completely enjoyable. Each character had such personalities, oi, I loved them all. I miss Ove already. Now I'm of to listen to a funny book to lighten my mood.
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Category Is: Book Review Realness! rated it
4.5 Get Off My Lawn, but Heartwarming
People said Ove saw the world in black and white. But she was color. All the color he had. It's funny when you know a book has the potential to make you emotional, but you still get punched in the face by the feels as soon as you finish the last pages. Because to me, that's always when the feeling...
Bark at the Ghouls
Bark at the Ghouls rated it
4.5 A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
I read this for my real life book group which met and talked about this book two Monday's ago. Yep, I'm always with the program. There is no point in writing a review for this book since I am still lazy and there are currently 37211 reviews on Goodreads and 141 of them written by my friends alone....
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