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"Every life story - our ordinary mess of things - can be retold to make something sacred out of ordinary time. Through the vehicle of fairytales, Elsa's grandmother reveals to us people's true hearts, which would be otherwise invisible to the naked..."
"I'll admit that I thought this book was going to be 100% fantasy, but surprisingly it wasn't; and I'm not disappointed. I loved how Fredrik Backman tied the fantasy in with the real life circumstances that the characters were dealing with. I also ..."
"I loved this book! Elsa is a real spitfire, as is her grandmother. There were tears and laughter while reading Elsa's memories of her grandmother's eccentric antics and of coming to terms with her death (and life) through a series of letters and t..."