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 61,608
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56,376
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56,274

    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 8,050
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,451
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,427

    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

    • 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 7,069
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,526
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,516

    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
    • Ha! (Listen to the book and you will understand!)

    • By Jodie on 07-22-16

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Us Against You

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Marin Ireland
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,137
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,996
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,990

    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
    • A perfect compliment to Beartown as well as another great read

    • By Trudy K. Miller on 06-17-18

    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 10,288
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,425
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,403

    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....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • For those who are "different" only! Quirky & sweet

    • By Catherine on 05-18-16

    Regular price: $22.67

    • 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 429
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 399
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 398

    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

    • 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 1,226
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,136
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,134

    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

    • Ma grand-mère vous passe le bonjour

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Bernard Gabay
    • Length: 12 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    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
    • One breath novel

    • By francesca on 10-13-17

    Regular price: $25.19

    • Things My Son Needs to Know About the World

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    The number-one New York Times best-selling author of A Man Called Ove shares an irresistible and moving collection of heartfelt, humorous essays about fatherhood, providing his newborn son with the perspective and tools he’ll need to make his way in the world....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Kleine Stadt der großen Träume

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Heikko Deutschmann
    • Length: 15 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Wer glaubt noch an Björnstad? Es liegt viel zu weit hinter den dunklen Wäldern im Norden. Doch die Menschen hier halten zusammen...

    Regular price: $23.07

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