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The Resource Britt-marie was here, Fredrik Backman; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

Britt-marie was here, Fredrik Backman; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

Label
Britt-marie was here
Title
Britt-marie was here
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
"Britt-Marie is a socially awkward, fussy busybody who is used to being organized. When she walks out on her cheating husband and gets a job as caretaker of the dilapidated recreation center in Borg, she is woefully unprepared for the changes. But as she takes on the task of leading the supremely untalented children's soccer team to victory, she just might find a place she belongs."--from NoveList
Member of
Summary
Walking away from her loveless marriage and taking a job in a derelict, financially devastated town, sixty-three-year-old Britt-Marie uses her fierce organizational skills to become a local soccer coach to a group of lost children
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10481035
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT9877.12.A32
LC item number
B7613 2016b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Soccer teams
  • Conduct of life
  • Neighbors
  • Neighborhoods
  • Friendship
  • FICTION / General
Target audience
adult
Label
Britt-marie was here, Fredrik Backman; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20642011
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
497 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489777
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016011534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn943636570
  • (OCoLC)943636570
Label
Britt-marie was here, Fredrik Backman; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20642011
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
497 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489777
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016011534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn943636570
  • (OCoLC)943636570

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