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Funny girl : a novel

Author: Nick Hornby
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA), 2015. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American edition: Riverhead booksView all editions and formats
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"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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: General fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: A Andrae; Englisch
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Hornby
ISBN: 9781594205415 1594205418
OCLC Number: 884539466
Description: 452 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Nick Hornby.

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"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."--

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