And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer

And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer Review

A little book with a big heart!

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove, My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry, and Britt-Marie Was Here comes an exquisitely moving portrait of an elderly man’s struggle to hold on to his most precious memories, and his family’s efforts to care for him even as they must find a way to let go.

With all the same charm of his bestselling full-length novels, here Fredrik Backman once again reveals his unrivaled understanding of human nature and deep compassion for people in difficult circumstances. This is a tiny gem with a message you’ll treasure for a lifetime.

Title:And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer
Edition Language:English

    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Angela M

    I'm finding it difficult to know what else to say besides what a beautiful, beautiful story , so full of love and life , even in the wake of loss . What it's about is best described by Backman himself...

  • Jen

    This one left me speechless as it hit too close to home. It's the story of how to say good-bye to someone you are losing to Alzheimer's. It's the story of a grandpa and grandson - and their shared lov...

  • Melissa ? Dog/Wolf Lover ? Martin

    There's a hospital room at the end of a life where someone, right in the middle of the floor, has pitched a green tent. A person wakes up inside it, breathless and afraid, not knowing where he is. A ...

  • Cheri

    Some books should come with instructions, this is one of them. Here's my instructions to you: Plan on crying. Have tissues handy. Fredrik Backman has done it again. I usually stay away from people who...

  • Larry H

    It's ironic that mathematics figures into the plot of this book (but you shouldn't let that scare you), because I thought about approaching this review as a mathematical proof. Given that Larry is a t...

  • Elyse Walters

    Sunshine and lollipops -- ......My God... as absolutely beautiful that this novella is, filled with insights and inspiration.... I thought "It's possible, this is going to be the first Backman book wh...

  • Diane S ?

    Absolutely beautiful and emotionally stunning. An old man, loosing his most precious memories, his grandson Noah, Noah and his son Ted, sitting on a park bench trying to connect, showing their love fo...

  • da AL

    To be honest, I was afraid this was going to be smarmy, but it redeemed itself by the end. The audio reader does a stunning job. Why isn't he credited anywhere on the box or the cds?!...

  • Carol

    Without a doubt.....A 2016 SUPER FAVORITE!I just don't know what to say.......except that I loved every expressive word of love, and every shared memory in this beautifully written novella.When Fredri...

  • Susanne Strong

    Fredrik Backman: You brought me to my knees. This novella had me sobbing, smiling, laughing and in bewildered awe of the beautiful words that you are able to write so melodically on a page. You captur...