The Harvard Club of the Palm Beaches

will be discussing (via Zoom)

“Anxious People”

by Fredrick Backman



anxious-peopleIn “Anxious People,” the author uses the improbable context of a hostage situation to create a funny and charming commentary on society. He creates an investigation into parenting, marriage, personal responsibility and social economic pressures – while being entertaining!

Fredrick Backman is a Swedish author whose books have been translated into over 26 languages. A New York Times best-selling author, he also works as a blogger and columnist. Several of his works, including this one, have been adapted for film.


Because the Club wishes to keep the discussion intimate, and to allow all members to share their thoughts, there will be a 20-person RSVP maximum. If you cannot register on the website, please email the Club Administrator at to be placed on the waitlist. While reading, please consider a question or observation that you would like the group to discuss and bring it to the meeting! 

Genre: Fiction
Available Formats:  hardcover, paperback, Kindle, Audio CD, and Audible
Length: 352 pages (paperback)


 Wednesday, November 9, 2022

6:00 PM
(Zoom information will be sent in advance)

There is no cost to attend this event and a plus-one is allowed.
Registration is REQUIRED to receive the Zoom link.




Please contact Club Administrator, Tricia Wansor: or 954-914-3148.