The Road to Klockrike by Harry Martinson

This novel tells the story of a wandering day laborer in Sweden during the early 20th century. The protagonist, who is mentally challenged, travels from farm to farm, performing odd jobs and struggling to survive. The narrative explores the harsh realities of life for the poor and disadvantaged, as well as the protagonist's interactions with various characters he meets along the way. Despite the hardships, the main character manages to maintain a sense of optimism and joy in life.

The 2735th greatest book of all time


Published
1948
Nationality
Swedish
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
Swedish

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