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44. ‘The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden’ by Jonas Jonasson

Jonasson’s writing is instantly recognisable: matter of fact, flowing and always slightly tongue in cheek. The first book I read of his was The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared and I absolutely LOVED… Read More

19. ‘The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared’ by Jonas Jonasson

[Some spoilers ahead] On the day of his 100th birthday, Allan Karlsson decides that he’s had enough of the retirement home he’s living in, so he climbs out of the window (wearing his slippers) and walks away. He… Read More