You will cheer when giant-hearted Britt-Marie, who at times seems clueless, finally finds her wings.
Why I love it
There are countless books about women looking for a second chance at life. Britt-Marie Was Here is a cut-above — a wonderful, funny, heartwarming story by renowned Scandinavian author Fredrik Backman. (Yes, a dude wrote this.) Britt-Marie is a 63-year-old woman who finds herself untethered after walking out on a loveless marriage. She is a difficult woman with OCD. (Forks, knives, spoons. Alway...
McKees Rocks, PA
"I love Fredrik Backman!"
"Like his quirky characters"
North Augusta, SC
"I loved watching this woman come into her own after nearly a lifetime of living mainly to support her husband and children. Her unusual personality and relationships with others were delightful. "
"It's hard not to root for the oddball, Britt-Marie. Loved the author's prose."
College Station, TX
"Good character development and establishment of place. "
"I absolutely LOVED this book! I couldn't get enough of Britt Marie! I actually went out and bought baking soda to clean with, lol! Very inspiring story. I will definitely retread this story!"
Silverton , OR
"great story. I love Britt Marie :) "