The Resource My grandmother sends her regards and apologises, Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

My grandmother sends her regards and apologises, Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

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My grandmother sends her regards and apologises
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My grandmother sends her regards and apologises
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Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
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  • eng
  • swe
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From the author of the internationally bestselling A Man Called Ove, a charming, warmhearted novel about a young girl whose grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters, sending her on a journey that brings to life the world of her grandmother's fairy tales
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Translated from the Swedish
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fiction
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My grandmother sends her regards and apologises, Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
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My grandmother sends her regards and apologises, Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
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  • Originally published as: Min mormor hälsar och säger förlåt. Stockholm : Månpocket, 2013
  • English translation also published as "My grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry"
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'Granny has been telling fairy tales for as long as Elsa can remember. In the beginning they were only to make Elsa go to sleep, and to get her to practise granny's secret language, and a little because granny is just about as nutty as a granny should be. But lately the stories have another dimension as well. Something Elsa can't quite put her finger on...' Elsa is seven years old and different. Her grandmother is seventy-seven years old and crazy. Standing-on-the-balcony-firing-paintball-guns-at-men-who-want-to -talk-about-Jesus-crazy. She is also Elsa's best, and only, friend. At night Elsa runs to her grandmother's stories, to the Land of Almost-Awake and the Kingdom of Miamas. There, everybody is different and nobody needs to be normal. So when Elsa's grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters apologizing to people she has hurt, it marks the beginning of Elsa's greatest adventure
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342 pages
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9781444775846
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2015000829
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