Fredrik Backman
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Fredrik Backman

Fredrik Backman, a blogger and columnist, is the New York Times bestselling author of A MAN CALLED OVE and MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE'S SORRY. Both were number one bestsellers in his native Sweden and around the world, and are being published in more than thirty five territories. His latest novel is BRITT-MARIE WAS HERE. He lives in Stockholm with his wife and two children. Visit him online at his blog: FredrikBackman.com, on twitter @backmanland, or on instagram @backmansk.

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Best Sellers

    • A Man Called Ove

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 9 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59,428
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54,369
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54,272

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I Laughed and I Cried

    • By Bill on 08-22-15

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Beartown

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Marin Ireland
    • Length: 13 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,819
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,327
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,304

    People say Beartown is finished. A tiny community nestled deep in the forest, it is slowly losing ground to the ever encroaching trees. But down by the lake stands an old ice rink....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Barrel To The Head, A Slug To The Gut--

    • By Gillian on 04-28-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Us Against You

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Marin Ireland
    • Length: 14 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,245
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,181
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,178

    After everything that the citizens of Beartown have gone through, they are struck yet another blow when they learn that their beloved local hockey team will soon be disbanded. What makes it worse is the obvious satisfaction that all the former Beartown players take in that fact....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • It’s not supposed to be easy

    • By Nicole.Leigh on 06-11-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

    • A Novel
    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Joan Walker
    • Length: 11 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,664
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,865
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,845

    Elsa is seven years old and different. Her grandmother is 77 years old and crazy, standing-on-the-balcony-firing-paintball-guns-at-men-who-want-to-talk-about-Jesus crazy....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing author

    • By Book Addict on 07-24-15

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Britt-Marie Was Here

    • A Novel
    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Joan Walker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,525
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,021
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,011

    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....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Gem

    • By Sara on 05-12-16

    Regular price: $22.67

    • And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer

    • A Novella
    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: David Morse
    • Length: 1 hr and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,134
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,052
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,050

    This is a moving portrait of an elderly man's struggle to hold on to his most precious memories and his family's efforts to care for him - even as they must find a way to let go....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Heartbreakingly Perfect

    • By Jmo930 on 11-21-16

    Regular price: $6.99

    • The Deal of a Lifetime

    • A Novella
    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Santino Fontana
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 346
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319

    It all begins with a father telling a story to his son on Christmas Eve. But this isn't your typical Christmas story. The father admits to his son that he's taken a life but he won't say whose....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Novellas Are Horrible!!!!!

    • By 3xcharm on 12-28-17

    Regular price: $6.99

    • Ma grand-mère vous passe le bonjour

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Bernard Gabay
    • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71

    Elsa est une enfant solitaire et sa seule amie est sa grand-mère. Mais un jour, la vieille dame meurt : la petite fille fera son deuil...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful!

    • By Oregon School Psych on 10-25-15

    Regular price: $25.19

    • En mand der hedder Ove

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Thomas Gulstad
    • Length: 10 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Ove er 59 år. Han kører Saab. Folk kalder ham bitter og en nabos værste mareridt. Men Ove er for helvede ikke bitter...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • One of the best books

    • By Anonymous User on 02-27-18

    Regular price: $8.01

    • Ein Mann namens Ove

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Heikko Deutschmann
    • Length: 10 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    Ove ist der Nachbar aus der Hölle: Jeden Morgen macht er seine Kontrollrunde, schreibt Falschparker auf, räumt Fahrräder an ihren Platz....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listen

    • By Oksana on 08-22-15

    Regular price: $19.37

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