Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

Back in 2017 I was excited to read Beartown by Fredrick Backman, in part due to it exploring the events surrounding a community for whom ice hockey is an important part of their lives. And this was a book I really enjoyed, so I was excited to find out about Us Against You, a second … Continue reading Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

June Round-Up – The Books I Read In June 2017

June has been a busy month for me with a much needed holiday and a house move meaning I haven’t been able to read as much as I had hoped. However, I still managed to read and review eight books! Here is what I said about them... Beartown by Fredrik Backman (Atria Books) – My … Continue reading June Round-Up – The Books I Read In June 2017

Beartown by Fredrik Backman

I had not read any of Fredrick Backman’s previous novels but when I first heard about his latest, Beartown, I knew I had to read it. A key factor in this is that it is set in a small town where ice hockey plays a key role. Ice hockey is still considered a minority sport … Continue reading Beartown by Fredrik Backman