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    A man called Ove : a novel / Fredrik Backman.
    by Backman, Fredrik, 1981-
    New York : Atria Books, 2014.
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    9781476738017 :
    1476738017 :
    Bib #: 
    907552
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    337 pages ; 24 cm
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    First Atria Books hardcover edition.
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    Translated from the Swedish.
    "First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Hodder & Stoughton"--Title page verso.
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    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. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him "the bitter neighbor from hell." But must Ove be bitter just because he doesn't walk around with a smile plastered to his face all the time? So when one November morning a chatty young couple with two chatty young daughters move in next door and accidentally flatten Ove's mailbox, it is the lead-in to a comical and heartwarming tale of unkempt cats, unexpected friendship, and the ancient art of backing up a U-Haul. All of which will change one cranky old man and a local residents' association to their very foundations.
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