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My grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry : a novel

Backman, Fredrik, 1981-, author.

New York : Washington Square Press, 2015.

372 ; 20 cm.

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When Elsa's grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters apologizing to people she has wronged, Elsa's greatest adventure begins. Her grandmother's instructions lead her to an apartment building full of drunks, monsters, attack dogs, and old crones but also to the truth about fairy tales and kingdoms and a grandmother like no other.

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ISBN:

978-1-50111507-3

ISBN:

978-1-50111507-3

ISBN:

978-1-50114661-9

ISBN:

978-1-50114661-9

LC Call No:

PT9877.12.A32 M5613 2016

Dewey Class No:

839.73/8 23

Author:

Backman, Fredrik, 1981-, author.

UniformTitle:

Min mormor hÃþlsar och saÃþger förlÃ¥t. English

Title:

My grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry : a novel / Fredrik Backman ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch.

Edition:

First Washington Square Press trade paperback edition.

Publisher:

New York : Washington Square Press, 2015.

Physical:

372 ; 20 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Notes:

Includes discussion questions.

Summary:

When Elsa's grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters apologizing to people she has wronged, Elsa's greatest adventure begins. Her grandmother's instructions lead her to an apartment building full of drunks, monsters, attack dogs, and old crones but also to the truth about fairy tales and kingdoms and a grandmother like no other.

Subject:

Grandparent and child--Fiction

Subject:

Grandmothers--Death--Fiction

Subject:

Girls--Fiction

Subject:

Individuality--Fiction

Subject:

Fairy tales--Fiction

Subject:

Life change events--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Koch, Henning, 1962-, translator.

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650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Individuality
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