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First Atria Books hardcover edition.

Taken hostage by a failed bank robber while attending an open house, eight anxiety-prone strangers--including a redemption-seeking bank director, two couples who would fix their marriages, and a plucky octogenarian--discover their unexpected common traits.
"Viewing an apartment normally doesn't turn into a life-or-death situation, but this particular open house becomes just that: a failed bank robber bursts in and takes everyone in the apartment hostage. As police surround the premises and television channels broadcast the hostage situation live, the eight strangers begin opening up to one another. Before long, the robber must decide which is the more terrifying prospect: going out to face the police, or staying in the apartment with this group of impossible people."  --Adapted from jacket.

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  • 19 of 119 copies available at Westchester Library System.

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32 current holds with 119 total copies.
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Ardsley Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
Express Item
31000151255992
Checked out
10/23/2021
Ardsley Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Book
31000151256719
Checked out
10/21/2021
Ardsley Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Book
31000151262725
Checked out
10/26/2021
Bedford Free Library FIC BAC (Text)
New Book
31002150810264
Available
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Bedford Free Library FIC BAC (Text)
New Book
31002150869500
Checked out
10/29/2021
Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Fiction
31036150936505
Checked out
10/27/2021
Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Fiction
31036150940168
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Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Fiction
31036150947080
Checked out
11/01/2021
Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Fiction
31036150947098
Checked out
10/26/2021
Briarcliff Manor Public Library FICTION BACKMAN (Text)
New Fiction
31036150947106
Checked out
11/16/2021
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24510. ‡aAnxious people : ‡ba novel / ‡cFredrik Backman ; translated by Neil Smith.
250 . ‡aFirst Atria Books hardcover edition.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bAtria Books, ‡c2020.
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300 . ‡a341 pages ; ‡c24 cm
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500 . ‡a"Originally published in Sweden in 2019 as: Folk med ångest." --Title page verso.
520 . ‡aTaken hostage by a failed bank robber while attending an open house, eight anxiety-prone strangers--including a redemption-seeking bank director, two couples who would fix their marriages, and a plucky octogenarian--discover their unexpected common traits.
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