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A charming, warmhearted novel from the author of the New York Times bestseller A Man Called Ove.Elsa is seven years old and different. Her grandmother is seventy-seven years old and crazy—as in standing-on-the-balcony-firing-paintball-guns-at-strangers crazy. She is also Elsa’s best, and only, frien

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Author Fredrik Backman

Pages 372

Publisher Simon and Schuster

Published Date 2016-04-05

ISBN 1501115073 9781501115073


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siara_crager shared a tip "Really good! The way that the novel flowed wasn't as easy as I'd like but it all came together by the end. Sweet story."

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zoeg shared a tip "I’ve tried to read this book multiple times and I just can’t get past the first few chapters."

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annie_murray shared a tip "Loved this book! Reminds me of the close relationship I had with my Gram."

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emmajaneski shared a tip "Another great Fredrik Backman story. They warm my heart 💓"

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nina_foxx shared a tip "This book made me cry. No other words"

mary_langton shared a tip "Wonderful — just like all of Fredrick Backman’s books."

anna_1339 shared a tip "I listened to this audiobook in the summer of 2020 and it brought me comfort during a really hard time."

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ducheesi shared a tip "Beautiful story with charming characters. Laughed out loud several times."

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mindy_lindquist shared a tip "I love Frederick Backman's writing style. This story is a great development of characters with a fun fairy tale twist."

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kimberly_mckinney shared a tip "Great storytelling. Deep character development. The book makes you pay attention to the details."

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gena_cullinan shared a tip "I absolutely loved it from cover to cover. If you’re a grandmother this is a MUST read!!"

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