fredrik backman

Cleveland State University Waetjen Auditorium
Friday, June 8 / 7:30 PM

This event is presented in partnership with the CSU Arts & Humanities Alive (AHA!) Festival. Tickets are $30 each. 

Fredrik Backman is the New York Times best-selling author of A Man Called Ove (soon to be a major motion picture starring Tom Hanks) My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s SorryBritt-Marie Was HereBeartown, and Us Against You as well as two novellas, And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer and The Deal of a Lifetime. His books are published in more than forty countries. He lives in Stockholm, Sweden, with his wife and two children.

Ticket price includes a copy of Us Against You, which will be available for pickup at the event. Book signing to follow. 

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