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Funny Girl

Nick Hornby


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/2/2015)
Paperback (2/2/2016)
Hardcover, Large Print (4/1/2015)
Compact Disc (2/3/2015)


A brilliant novel from the bestselling author ofHigh Fidelity, About a Boy, andA Long Way Down.
Set in 1960's London, Funny Girlis a livelyaccount ofthe adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she navigates her transformation fromprovincial ingenue to television starlet amid a constellation of delightful characters. Insightful andhumorous, 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.

Riverhead Books, 9781594205415, 464pp.

Publication Date: February 3, 2015

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, SlamandJuliet, Naked)and severalworks of non-fictionincludingFever Pitch, SongbookandTen Years In The Tub. He has written screenplay adaptions of Lynn Barber s An Education, nominated for an Academy Award, Cheryl Strayed'sWildand Colm Toibin s Brooklyn. He lives in London."