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

For more quirky, witty adventures, try these…

The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules by Catharina Ingelman-Sundberg for an elderly heroine and her league of pensioners. 

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce for a gently witty and moving story of a retired man on a mission. 

The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence for an unexpected hero causing uproar and making unlikely friendships. 

Old Filth by Jane Gardam for a funny and poignant account of a widower reflecting back.

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