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Hornby, Nick

Overview
Works: 474 works in 2,836 publications in 25 languages and 49,266 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Humorous fiction  Comedy films  Biographical films  Young adult works  Historical films  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Scenarist, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Other, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PR6058.O689, 823.914
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A long way down by Nick Hornby( Book )
123 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 3,901 libraries worldwide
Meet Martin, JJ, Jess, and Maureen. Four people who come together on New Year's Eve: a former TV talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother. Three are British, one is American. They encounter one another on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination famous as the last stop for those ready to end their lives. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets, and the grace of second chances
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Book )
241 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,898 libraries worldwide
A comedy on a bachelor in London who specializes in affairs with single mothers. To improve his chances, he joins a single parents' association and gets a boy to pretend he is his son
High fidelity by Nick Hornby( Book )
225 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 19 languages and held by 3,164 libraries worldwide
Follows the love affairs and belated growing up of a "Generation X" pop music fanatic and record store owner
How to be good by Nick Hornby( Book )
113 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,963 libraries worldwide
"Katie Carr, a conscientious and clear-thinking doctor, has enough on her hands trying to deal with her marital problems, and she never dreams that every aspect of her life will soon be turned upside down by husband David's sudden conversion from snide cynicism to pure altruism."--Amazon.com
Juliet, naked by Nick Hornby( Book )
88 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 2,958 libraries worldwide
In a dreary seaside town in England Annie loves Duncan - or thinks she does because she always has. Duncan loves Annie but then all of a sudden he doesn't anymore. So Annie stops loving Duncan and starts getting her own life. She sparks an e-mail correspondence with Tucker Crowe a reclusive Dylanesque singer-songwriter who stopped making music years ago and who is also Duncan's greatest obsession. A surprising connection is forged ... (Bestseller)
Slam by Nick Hornby( Book )
112 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 2,733 libraries worldwide
At the age of fifteen, Sam Jones's girlfriend gets pregnant and Sam's life of skateboarding and daydreaming about Tony Hawk changes drastically
Funny girl : a novel by Nick Hornby( Book )
57 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,717 libraries worldwide
"From the bestselling author of High Fidelity, About a Boy, and A Long Way Down comes a highly anticipated new novel. Set in 1960's London, Funny Girl is a lively account of the adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she navigates her transformation from provincial ingenue to television starlet amid a constellation of delightful characters. Insightful and humorous, Nick Hornby's latest does what he does best: endears us to a cast of characters who are funny if flawed, and forces us to examine ourselves in the process."--
Brooklyn by John Crowley( visu )
44 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,511 libraries worldwide
Ellis, an Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she has the opportunity to find work and a future - and love in the form of Italian-American Tony. When a family tragedy brings her back to Ireland, she finds herself absorbed into her old community, but now with eligible Jim courting her. As she repeatedly postpones her return to America, Ellis finds herself confronting a terrible dilemma - a heart-breaking choice between two men and two countries
Wild by Jean-Marc Vallée( visu )
35 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,488 libraries worldwide
After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own
An Education by Lone Scherfig( visu )
62 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,982 libraries worldwide
In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic, older man can teach her
About a boy by Nick Hornby( visu )
65 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,315 libraries worldwide
Als vrijgezel Will Freeman, een oppervlakkige vrouwenversierder, op een dag de twaalfjarige zoon van een ongehuwde moeder ontmoet, verandert zijn hele leven
Fever pitch by David Mickey Evans( visu )
52 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,002 libraries worldwide
A romantic comedy about the relationship of a soccer-obsessed English school teacher and a dour co-worker named Sarah
Funny girl : a novel by Nick Hornby( Sound Recording )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Set in 1960's London, this is a lively account of the adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she navigates her transformation from provincial ingenue to television starlet amid a constellation of delightful characters
Speaking with the angel by Nick Hornby( Book )
37 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and German and held by 836 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of first-person narratives by Melissa Bank, Roddy Doyle, Helen Fielding, Colin Firth, Robert Harris, Patrick Marber, and Nick Hornby. This is a sparkling collection of original short stories by twelve of the most exciting, innovative and entertaining writers around, brought together by Nick Hornby in aid of Treehouse, a charity that helps autistic children
Juliet, naked : a novel by Nick Hornby( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 796 libraries worldwide
When the magic fades from their relationship, Duncan cheats on Annie, effectively ending their life together. After the split, Annie begins an online correspondence with Duncan's idol, musician Tucker Crowe. As the two share their painful past, they develop an unlikely friendship
A long way down by Nick Hornby( Sound Recording )
53 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Meet Martin, JJ, Jess, and Maureen. Four people who come together on New Year's Eve: a former TV talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother. Three are British, one is American. They encounter one another on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination famous as the last stop for those ready to end their lives. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets, and the grace of second chances
Songbook by Nick Hornby( Book )
47 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 696 libraries worldwide
A collection of essays on 31 of the author's favorite songs and songwriters
Slam by Nick Hornby( Sound Recording )
33 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 553 libraries worldwide
At the age of fifteen, Sam Jones's girlfriend gets pregnant and Sam's life of skateboarding and daydreaming about Tony Hawk changes drastically
Ten years in the tub : a decade soaking in great books by Nick Hornby( Book )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 536 libraries worldwide
Culling the best of his monthly column "Stuff I've Been Reading" in The Believer magazine, the bestselling author presents hilarious observations on a vast array of topics, and provides a wide-ranging reader list that serves as a reminder as to why we read
The polysyllabic spree by Nick Hornby( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
A hilarious and true account of one man's struggle with the monthly tide of the books he's bought and the books he's been meaning to read
 
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Alternative Names
Chornmpy, Nik
Hornbijs, Niks 1957-
Hornby N. P. J. 1957-
Hornby, Nicholas 1957-
Hornby, Nicholas Peter J. 1957-
Hornby, Nicholas Peter John
Hornby, Nicholas Peter John 1957-
Hornby Nick
Hornby, Nick 1957-
Nick Hornby angielski powieściopisarz i eseista
Nick Hornby britischer Schriftsteller
Nick Hornby écrivain britannique
Nick Hornby schrijver uit Engeland
Nick Hornby scrittore inglese
Nik Hornbi
Χoρνμπυ, Νικ
Ник Хорнби
Хорнби Н. 1957-
Хорнби, Ник
הורנבי, ניק
הורנבי, ניק 1957-
ניק הורנבי
ניק הורנבי סופר בריטי
نیک هورن‌بای
نیک هورن‌بای نویسنده انگلیسی
นิก ฮอร์นบี
닉 혼비
혼비, 닉 1957-
ニック・ホーンビィ
ホーンビィ, ニック
尼克·宏比
Languages
English (1,170)
German (178)
Spanish (86)
Italian (51)
French (39)
Polish (33)
Chinese (26)
Russian (18)
Swedish (16)
Dutch (14)
Hungarian (12)
Multiple languages (11)
Portuguese (9)
Croatian (9)
Korean (8)
Danish (8)
Romanian (7)
Hebrew (6)
Japanese (3)
Catalan (3)
Serbian (3)
Czech (2)
Turkish (1)
Apache languages (1)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (1)
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