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 60,819
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55,652
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55,554

    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 7,586
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,031
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7,007

    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

    • 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 10,056
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,220
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9,197

    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

    • Us Against You

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Marin Ireland
    • Length: 14 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,815
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,695
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,693

    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
    • Why Did It Have to End?

    • By Lauren on 06-07-18

    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 6,726
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,208
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,195

    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 1,202
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,113

    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 374
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 348
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 347

    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 84
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76

    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

    • Oma lässt grüßen und sagt, es tut ihr leid

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Heikko Deutschmann
    • Length: 14 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13

    "Versprich mir, dass du mich noch lieb hast, wenn du erfährst, wer ich gewesen bin. Und versprich mir, auf das Schloss aufzupassen. Und auf deine Freunde."...

    Regular price: $22.34

    • Britt-Marie war hier

    • By: Fredrik Backman
    • Narrated by: Heikko Deutschmann
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Britt-Marie ist pedantisch und ziemlich zugeknöpft, sagen die Leute. Borg ist ein Kaff und ziemlich abgehängt, sagen die Leute...

    Regular price: $18.75

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