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The Resource A man called Ove, By Fredrik Backman; translation by Henning Koch

A man called Ove, By Fredrik Backman; translation by Henning Koch

Label
A man called Ove
Title
A man called Ove
Statement of responsibility
By Fredrik Backman; translation by Henning Koch
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a heartwarming tale in which one cranky old man and a local residents' association will change to their very foundations
Member of
Summary
A curmudgeon hides beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior a terrible personal loss while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10319116
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT9877.12.A32
LC item number
M3613 2014b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Koch, Henning
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print core
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older men
  • Neighborhoods
  • Neighbors
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Friendship
Target audience
adult
Label
A man called Ove, By Fredrik Backman; translation by Henning Koch
Link
https://youtu.be/YlsJaDKlROQ
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "Translation by Henning Koch"--Title page verso
  • Originally published in Swedish as En man som heter Ove : Stockholm : Forum, 2012. This translation originally published : London : Hodder and Stoughton, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20353777
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
477 pages (large print);
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472922
Lccn
2014022075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881146245
  • (OCoLC)881146245
Label
A man called Ove, By Fredrik Backman; translation by Henning Koch
Link
https://youtu.be/YlsJaDKlROQ
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover
  • "Translation by Henning Koch"--Title page verso
  • Originally published in Swedish as En man som heter Ove : Stockholm : Forum, 2012. This translation originally published : London : Hodder and Stoughton, 2014
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20353777
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
477 pages (large print);
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410472922
Lccn
2014022075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn881146245
  • (OCoLC)881146245

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