OVES

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OVESOcean View Elementary School (Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia, Canada)
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Despite appearances, Ove is neither a xenophobe nor exactly a misanthrope; he just believes rules are rules.
(Asked what he's doing in the garage, for instance, Ove answers "with a sound more or less like when you try to move a bathtub by dragging it across some tiles.")
The third-person narration has some quirky perspective shifts: Sometimes we're inside Ove's head, knowing and feeling what he knows and feels, but other times we sort of hover near his shoulders, watching him with authorial fondness.