WorldCat Identities

Hornby, Nick

Overview
Works: 410 works in 2,152 publications in 27 languages and 44,117 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Comedy films  Young adult works  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Romance films  Coming-of-age films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Performer, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: PR6058.O689,
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Nick Hornby
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Nick Hornby
A long way down by Nick Hornby( Book )

113 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Book )

180 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 3,246 WorldCat member 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 )

224 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 3,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic trials of the owner of a London record shop, after his girlfriend leaves him for another man
How to be good by Nick Hornby( Book )

105 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,087 WorldCat member 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 )

76 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annie initiates an e-mail correspondence with Tucker Crowe, a reclusive Dylanish singer-songwriter, and a connection is forged between two lonely people who are looking for more out of what they've got. What happens when a washed-up musician looks for another chance? And a childless woman looks for a change?
Slam by Nick Hornby( Book )

106 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam is sixteen and a skater. Just so there are no terrible misunterstandings skating=skateboarding. There's no ice. Life is ticking along nicely for Sam; his Mum's got rid of her rubbish boyfriend, he's thinking about college and he's met someone. Alicia. Then a little accident happens. One with big consequences for someone just finding his way in life. (Quelle: Buchdeckel verso)
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

50 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up
Funny girl : a novel by Nick Hornby( Book )

42 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,426 WorldCat member 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."--
Wild by Jean-Marc Vallée( Visual )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,313 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,934 WorldCat member 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
Fever pitch by David Evans( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Despite the inconsistancies of life, an obsessive loyalty to the Arsenal (football team) seemingly provides Paul with a relatively safe and predictable routine, that is until he meets Sarah, a hard working, goal-obsessed collegue who struggles to free him of his addiction to soccer. Somewhere between his all-consuming obsession with the Arsenal and his fractured love for Sarah, the hero of Fever Pitch has to find a life!"--Cover
Juliet, naked a novel by Nick Hornby( Recording )

37 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member 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 colleague, musician Tucker Crowe. As the two share their painful past, they develop an unlikely friendship
Funny girl a novel by Nick Hornby( Recording )

15 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member 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
Songbook by Nick Hornby( Book )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays on 31 of the author's favorite songs and songwriters
Slam by Nick Hornby( Recording )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member 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 )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member 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 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely Avenue by Ben Folds( Recording )

13 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Folds teams up with bestselling author and Oscar-nominated screenwriter Nick Hornby for a unique combination of words and music
A long way down by Nick Hornby( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and German and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Op Oudejaarsavond ontmoeten vier vreemden elkaar op het dak van een flatgebouw, maar in plaats van te springen helpen ze elkaar de daaropvolgende maanden hun levens weer in het gareel te krijgen
An education : the screenplay by Nick Hornby( Book )

14 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jong meisje raakt verzeild in een affaire met een wat oudere man en maakt kennis met een volkomen andere wereld. Filmscenario
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.11 for Wild / ... to 0.96 for Fever pitc ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A long way down
Alternative Names
Hornbijs, Niks 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

Ник Хорнби

Хорнби, Ник

הורנבי, ניק

הורנבי, ניק 1957-

ניק הורנבי

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
Covers
About a boyHigh fidelityHow to be goodJuliet, nakedSlamAbout a boyAn EducationJuliet, naked a novel