A Man Called Ove : Now a major film starring Tom Hanks


Author: Backman, Fredrik Published 07/05/2015 | Paperback / softback
194 x 145 x 20 | 226g

ISBN: 9781444775815 Category:

Now a major film starring Tom HanksThe million-copy bestselling phenomenon: a funny, moving, uplifting tale of love and community that will leave you with a spring in your step.

‘Warm, funny, and almost unbearably moving’ Daily Mail’Delightful . . . the perfect holiday read’ Evening StandardOve is almost certainly the grumpiest man you will ever meet. He thinks himself surrounded by idiots – joggers, neighbours who can’t reverse a trailer properly and shop assistants who talk in code.

But isn’t it rare, these days, to find such old-fashioned clarity of belief and deed? Such unswerving conviction about what the world should be, and a lifelong dedication to making it just so?In the end, you will see, there is something about Ove that is quite irresistible . . .

‘Hilarious and heart-breaking’ Stylist’Rescued all those men who constantly mean to read novels but never get round to it’ Spectator Books of the Year

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