Hornby calls for a nationwide network of story 'ministries'

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Author Nick Hornby not feeling the fever pitch over e-books

Engadget – 2007-06-08

Filed under: Misc. Gadgets , Handhelds This won't come as a massive surprise to most, but author Nick Hornby isn't so into e-books . After walking into a British Borders book store to find the £399...

Hornby to receive sports writing award

The Bookseller – 2012-03-05

The British Sports Book Awards is to celebrate its 10th anniversary with three new awards,...

Twitter fiction: Gill Hornby

Guardian – 2013-06-15

The novelist and journalist takes up our Twitter-based challenge to come up with a story in 140 characters or fewer"Too many cooks," she once cried, tapping hands with the flat of her knife. Now she...

Review: 'Ten Years in the Tub' by Nick Hornby

Chicago Tribune – 2014-02-21

Hornby's collection feels like so much loyal tribute-paying to his personal coterie of hipster swellsA writer writing about reading writers for readers invested in reading about...

Nick Hornby on 'Funny Girl'

Chicago Tribune – 2015-01-29

From "Are You Being Served?" and "Keeping Up Appearances" to "Fawlty Towers" and "Absolutely Fabulous," Americans have long appreciated British situation comedy with strong female characters. But the...

Nick Hornby's 'Funny Girl' receives mainly positive reviews

The Christian Science Monitor – 2015-02-03

Hornby's book centers on a woman who becomes the star of a British sitcom in the 1960s.

The Bottom Line: 'Funny Girl' By Nick Hornby

The Huffington Post – 2015-02-05

Funny Girl by Nick Hornby Riverhead, $27.95 Published Feb. 3, 2015 The Bottom Line is a weekly review combining plot description and analysis with fun tidbits about the book. What we think: A...

Nick Hornby writes first TV drama Love, Nina

The Guardian – 2015-02-16

Author of Fever Pitch is adapting a book of the same name based on the memoirs of Nina Stibble, a nanny who worked for some of London’s leading literary lightsThe author of Fever Pitch, Nick...

Nicholls and Hornby in R&J summer picks

The Bookseller – 2015-05-08

WH Smith has released its Richard and Judy Summer Book Club titles, featuring David Nicholls, Nick Hornby and Joel Dicker in the mix.   The eight titles feature two from publisher Orion - No Safe...

McSweeney's sweeteners: how much would you pay for an email from Nick Hornby?

The Guardian – 2015-05-06

In typically eccentric fashion, Dave Eggers’ publishing project is raising money through Kickstarter with inducements including an email exchange with Nick Hornby, and a chance to enjoy The Geoff...

Helena Bonham Carter to star in Nick Hornby drama on BBC1

The Guardian – 2015-09-02

Love, Nina will go out over five half-hour episodes in Fever Pitch writer’s first television outing to be based on Nina Stibbe’s award-winning bookHelena Bonham Carter is to star in writer Nick...

Stibbe and Hornby star in Foyles summer events

The Bookseller – 2016-05-19

Foyles will host a line-up of events this summer featuring authors Joe Hill, Nina Stibbe, Nick Hornby and the president of TED, Chris Anderson.

Nick Hornby receives Honorary Doctorate from Kingston University

The Bookseller – 2017-01-20

Author Nick Hornby has received an Honorary Doctorate from Kingston University in recognition of his contribution to "literature and reading pleasure".

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