The Hundred Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
Feb13

The Hundred Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson

This book is described on the cover as ‘Arguably the biggest word-of-mouth literary sensation of the decade’. It has also been made into a film (which I haven’t seen). I was unaware of all of this. I just liked the title. On his 100th birthday, Allan Karlsson decides he doesn’t want to attend his own party, so, still wearing his slippers, he climbs out of the window of the old people’s home and...

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