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A Man Called Ove

(2012)
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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 behind the cranky exterior there is a story and a sadness. 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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Hardback Editions

2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Man Called Ove (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-871510-55-4 / 978-1-871510-55-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Large Print Bookshop
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May 2015 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 0-606-38983-0 / 978-0-606-38983-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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October 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Man Called Ove (Thorndike Press Large Print Core Series)
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4104-7292-2 / 978-1-4104-7292-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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July 2014 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4447-7579-0 / 978-1-4447-7579-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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July 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Man Called Ove: A Novel
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4767-3801-7 / 978-8900720174 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atria Books
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Paperback Editions

July 2017 : Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove: A Novel
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-5485-4681-X / 978-1-5485-4681-6
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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July 2017 : Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove A Novel
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-5484-9332-5 / 978-1-5484-9332-5
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June 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4736-7074-8 / 978-1-4736-7074-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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May 2015 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4736-1634-4 / 978-1-4736-1634-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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March 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove (Thorndike Press Large Print Core)
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-59413-983-0 / 978-1-59413-983-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Large Print Press
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June 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove (Large Print Edition)
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-871510-56-2 / 978-1-871510-56-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Large Print Bookshop
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May 2015 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4447-7581-2 / 978-1-4447-7581-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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May 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove: A Novel
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4767-3802-5 / 978-1-4767-3802-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Washington Square Press
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July 2014 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-4447-7580-4 / 978-1-4447-7580-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sceptre
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Audio Editions

August 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
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August 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC
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July 2014 : USA Audio CD
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-62923-980-1 / 978-1-62923-980-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
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July 2014 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
ISBN: 1-62923-984-4 / 978-1-62923-984-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
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July 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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July 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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July 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Kindle Editions

July 2014 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove: A Novel
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Atria Books
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July 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Sceptre
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July 2014 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Man Called Ove
Author(s): Fredrik Backman
Publisher: Sceptre
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