The 100-year-old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and DisappearedBook - 2012
Confined to a nursing home and about to turn 100, Allan Karlsson, who has a larger-than-life back story as an explosives expert, climbs out of the window in his slippers and embarks on an unforgettable adventure involving thugs, a murderous elephant and a very friendly hot dog stand operator.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, 2012
Characteristics: 384 p. ; 21 cm
From Library Staff
2nd Monday Book Club Discussion: April 2018. We all seemed to like this one. It was on some of our "For Later" lists. The movie was also good (once you got past the subtitles)!