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Hornby, Nick

Overview
Works: 353 works in 2,154 publications in 28 languages and 41,978 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Young adult works  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Musical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Reviews 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Producer, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Performer, Scenarist, Other, Contributor, Narrator
Classifications: PR6058.O689, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Nick Hornby
 
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About a boy by Nick Hornby( Book )

250 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 4,240 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
A long way down by Nick Hornby( Book )

120 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 4,220 WorldCat member 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
High fidelity by Nick Hornby( Book )

221 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 3,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the love affairs and belated growing up of a "Generation X" pop music fanatic and record store owner
Juliet, naked by Nick Hornby( Book )

68 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,179 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 )

102 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 20 languages and held by 3,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The #1 New York Times bestseller now in paperback.For 16-year-old Sam, life is about to get extremely complicated. He and his girlfriend?make that ex-girlfriend? Alicia have gotten themselves into a bit of trouble. Sam is suddenly forced to grow up and struggle with the familiar fears and inclinations that haunt us all. Nick Hornby?s poignant and witty novel shows a rare and impressive understanding of human relationships and what it really means to be a man.Watch a QuickTime trailer for this book
How to be good by Nick Hornby( Book )

68 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,105 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
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Visual )

50 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,455 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
An education by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

35 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,887 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 Nick Hornby( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy about the relationship of a soccer-obsessed English school teacher and a dour co-worker named Sarah
Speaking with the angel by Nick Hornby( Book )

38 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member 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
A long way down by Nick Hornby( Recording )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member 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
Juliet, naked a novel by Nick Hornby( Recording )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 879 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
Slam by Nick Hornby( Recording )

24 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 618 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
31 songs by Nick Hornby( Book )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Through thirty-one songs that he either loves or has loved, Nick Hornby tells us what music means to his life."--Cover
The polysyllabic spree by Nick Hornby( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in German and English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten years in the tub : a decade soaking in great books by Nick Hornby( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culling the best of his monthly column "Stuff I've Been Reading" from Believer magazine, the author presents observations on an array of topics and provides a wide-ranging reading list that serves as a reminder as to why we read
How to be good by Nick Hornby( Recording )

33 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to her own complex moral calculations, Katie Carr has earned her affair. She's a doctor, after all, and doctors are decent people, and on top of that her husband David is the self-styled "angriest man in Holloway". When David suddenly becomes good, however - properly, maddeningly, give-away-all-his money good - Katie's sums no longer add up, and she is forced to ask herself some very hard questions
About a boy by Nick Hornby( Recording )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 367 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
Fever pitch by Nick Hornby( Book )

113 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Hornby has been a soccer fan since the moment he was conceived. Fever Pitch is his tribute to a lifelong obsession. Part autobiography, part comedy, part incisive analysis of insanity, Hornby's award-winning memoir captures the fever pitch of fandom'its agony and ecstasy, its community, its defining role in thousands of young men's coming of age stories. Fever Pitch is one for the home team. But above all, it is one for everyone who knows what it really means to have a losing season
Lonely Avenue by Ben Folds( Recording )

11 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 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
 
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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-

הורנבי, ניק

ホーンビィ, ニック

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A long way downHigh fidelityJuliet, nakedSlamHow to be goodAbout a boyAn educationSpeaking with the angel