How to Be Good

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Product Details

Price
$16.00
Publisher
Riverhead Books
Publish Date
Pages
336
Dimensions
5.12 X 0.85 X 8.01 inches | 0.58 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781573229326
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About the Author

Nick Hornby is the author of seven internationally bestselling novels (Funny Girl, High Fidelity, About a Boy, How to be Good, A Long Way Down, Slam and Juliet, Naked) and several works of non-fiction including Fever Pitch, Songbook and Ten Years In The Tub. He has written screenplay adaptions of Lynn Barber's An Education, nominated for an Academy Award, Cheryl Strayed's Wild and Colm TΓ³ibΓ­n's Brooklyn. He lives in London.

Reviews

"Hornby is a writer who dares to be witty, intelligent and emotionally generous all at once."--The New York Times Book Review"

A darkly funny and thought-provoking ride."--USA Today

"A bitingly clever novel of ideas...[a] profound, worrying, hilarious, sophisticated, compulsive novel."--The Sunday Times (UK)

"Daringly different."--New York Daily News

"How to be good? How to be bloody marvelous more like."--The Mail on Sunday(UK)

"Breezily hilarious and thought-provoking at the same time."--New York Magazine

"Seriousness spiked with humor...a page-turner."--The Washington Times

"A thorny parable...very funny and shrewd."--Salon.com