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Jonas Jonasson was a journalist for the Expressen newspaper for many years. He became a media consultant and later on set up a company producing sports and events for Swedish television. He sold his company and moved abroad to work on his first novel. Jonasson now lives on the Swedish island Gotland in the Baltic Sea.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Jonas Jonasson

Hitman Anders and the Meaning of it All by Jonas Jonasson
Reader Reviewed Hitman Anders and the Meaning of it All
Jonas Jonasson
May 2016 Book of the Month. What do you get if you add together one receptionist, one priest, one very hard to control hitman, and 19 criminals on the warpath… you get an unholy, riotous whirlwind...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2016
The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared
Jonas Jonasson
Surprising, deliciously quirky and amusing, this gem of a book is one to treasure. Quite literally climbing out of his window, one hundred year old Allan disappears on an adventure, but this isn't his first. Alternating between the present and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/07/2015
The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson
The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden
Jonas Jonasson
One of our Books of the Year 2014. May 2014 Book of the Month. If you have read his debut, The 100-Year-Old-Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared then you...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014

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