Books by Fredrik Backman

US AGAINST YOU by Fredrik Backman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 5, 2018

"Backman plays the story for both cynicism and hope, and his skill makes both hard, but not impossible, to resist."
Shockwaves from the incidents in Beartown (2017) shake an economically depressed hockey town in this latest from the author of A Man Called Ove. Read full book review >
BEARTOWN by Fredrik Backman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 25, 2017

"A thoroughly empathetic examination of the fragile human spirit, Backman's latest will resonate a long time."
In Beartown, where the people are as "tough as the forest, as hard as the ice," the star player on the beloved hockey team is accused of rape, and the town turns upon itself. Read full book review >
MY GRANDMOTHER ASKED ME TO TELL YOU SHE'S SORRY by Fredrik Backman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 16, 2015

"A touching, sometimes-funny, often wise portrait of grief."
A contemporary fairy tale from the whimsical author of A Man Called Ove (2014).Read full book review >
A MAN CALLED OVE by Fredrik Backman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 15, 2014

Originally published in Sweden, this charming debut novel by Backman should find a ready audience with English-language readers. Read full book review >