- Nick. born 1958, British writer; his books include the memoir Fever Pitch (1992; filmed 1997) and the bestselling novels About a Boy (1998; filmed 2002), How To Be Good (2001), and Juliet, Naked (2009)
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Juliet, Nakedby Nick Hornby A new novel of classic Hornby themes: music, fame, and relationships.This Week's Hot Reads
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September 28, 2009
The next morning at daybreak the household of Nathan 48 Hornby was astir.
Hansen, here, is one of the witnesses he tells me, and Hornby is the other.
By August 9th he was at Hornby, where he remained for some days.The Great Civil War in Lancashire (1642-1651)
The following story is told and believed by some persons in Hornby.Lancashire Folk-lore
But it was nearly seven, and yet Hornby loitered, and seemed undetermined.Ravenshoe