Blurb: Sitting quietly in his room in an old people's home, Allan Karlsson is waiting for a party he doesn't want to begin. His one-hundredth birthday party to be precise. The Mayor will be there. The press will be there. But, as it turns out, Allan will not . . . Escaping (in his slippers)… Continue reading #bookreview – The hundred-year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared by Jonas Jonasson.