Riverhead Books, 9781594484711, 320pp.
Publication Date: September 16, 2009
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/15/2007)
Compact Disc (10/16/2007)
Hardcover, Japanese (10/1/2009)
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.
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Praise For Slam…
“We want to hear whatever this kid has got to say—the whole scary, hilarious story.… Hornby just makes it look easy.” —The Washington Post