A Man Called Ove Summary
Fredrik Backman

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A Man Called Ove Overview

This gently told but powerfully evocative novel, translated into English from the original Swedish, is the story of how a difficult, complicated man comes back to emotional life in the aftermath of his beloved wife’s death. His repeated attempts to kill himself all end in failure, leaving him able to rediscover the best and most compassionate parts of himself, and by doing so, also rediscover how to live.

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