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The Resource Us against you : a novel, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Us against you : a novel, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith

Label
Us against you : a novel
Title
Us against you
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
A small community tucked deep in the forest, Beartown is home to tough, hardworking people who don't expect life to be easy or fair. No matter how difficult times get, they've always been able to take pride in their local ice hockey team. So it's a cruel blow when they hear that Beartown ice hockey might soon be disbanded. What makes it worse is the obvious satisfaction that all the former Beartown players, who now play for a rival team in the neighboring town of Hed, take in that fact. As the tension mounts between the two adversaries, a newcomer arrives who gives Beartown hockey a surprising new coach and a chance at a comeback. --From inside book flap
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Summary
When the small community of Beartown learns their amateur ice hockey team may be disbanded, the tensions mount, but a surprising new coach offers a chance at a comeback
Theme
Tone
Character
Award
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10657623
Cataloging source
BT
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1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backman, Fredrik
Dewey number
839.73/8
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Smith, Neil
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Beartown
Series volume
book 2]
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  • Hockey teams
  • City and town life
  • Sweden
Target audience
adult
Label
Us against you : a novel, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series information from Fantastic Fiction website
  • "Originally published in Sweden in 2017 by Bokforlaget Forum as "Vi mot er". -- t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21296634
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
435 pages
Isbn
9781501160790
Lccn
2018017352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1013798227
Label
Us against you : a novel, Fredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series information from Fantastic Fiction website
  • "Originally published in Sweden in 2017 by Bokforlaget Forum as "Vi mot er". -- t.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21296634
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
435 pages
Isbn
9781501160790
Lccn
2018017352
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1013798227

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