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Britt-Marie was here : a novel

Author: Fredrik Backman; Joan Walker; Henning Koch
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2016] ℗2016
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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.
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Genre/Form: Humorous stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fredrik Backman; Joan Walker; Henning Koch
ISBN: 9781508216674 1508216673 9781508229407 1508229406
OCLC Number: 945795368
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch.
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Joan Walker.
Description: 8 audio discs (9 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Britt-Marie var här.
Responsibility: Fredrik Backman ; [translation by Henning Koch].

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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.

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