By Fredrik Backman
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Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the type of guy who issues at humans he dislikes as though they have been burglars stuck open air his bed room window. He has staunch ideas, strict workouts, and a quick fuse. humans name him “the sour neighbor from hell.” yet needs to Ove be sour simply because he doesn’t stroll round with a grin plastered to his face all of the time?
Behind the cranky external there's a tale and a unhappiness. So while one November morning a chatty younger couple with chatty younger daughters stream in round the corner and unintentionally flatten Ove’s mailbox, it's the lead-in to a comical and heartwarming story of unkempt cats, unforeseen friendship, and the traditional paintings of backing up a U-Haul. All of so one can switch one cranky outdated guy and an area residents’ organization to their very foundations.
A feel-good tale within the spirit of The not going Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Major Pettigrew’s final Stand, Fredrik Backman’s novel concerning the indignant outdated guy round the corner is a considerate exploration of the profound influence one existence has on numerous others. “If there has been an award for ‘Most fascinating e-book of the Year,’ this primary novel by way of a Swedish blogger-turned-overnight-sensation might win arms down” (Booklist, starred review).
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