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now in paperback! New Year's Eve at Toppers' House, North London's most popular suicide spot. And four strangers are about to discover that doing away with yourself isn't quite the private act they'd each expected.Perma-tanned Martin Sharp's a disgraced breakfast TV presenter who had it all – the family, the pad, the great career – and wasted it away. Killing himself is Martin's logical response to an unliveable life.Maureen has to do it tonight, because of Matty being in the home. He was never able...
ALongWayDownbyNickHornby (Author) Format: Perfect Paperback (256 pages) ISBN 10: 0241950236 ISBN 13: 9780241950234 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd (UK) Published: Jun 2010 5 in stock Item Condition: Brand New Price:£8.79 Quantity: 1 2 3 4 5 Add to wishlist Or buy from Amazon.co.uk Other Formats and Conditions Format Used Price New Price Paperback -- £8.14
NickHornby Collection 6 Books Set Pack (How to be Good, About a Boy, Fever Pitch, Slam, High Fidelity, LongWayDown)
The only trouble is, his friends are succumbing to responsibilities and children and he's increasingly left out in the cold. How can someone brilliantly equipped for meaningless relationships ensure that he'll continue to meet beautiful Julie Christie-like women and ensure that they'll throw him over before things get too profound? A brief encounter with a single mother sets Will off on his new career, that of "serial nice guy." As far as he's concerned--and remember, concern isn't his strong suit...
NickHornby is the bestselling author of High Fidelity, About a Boy and How to be Good, as well as two works of non-fiction, Fever Pitch and 31 Songs, and the editor of Speaking with the Angel. In 1999 he was awarded the E. M. Forster Award. In 2002 he won the W.H.Smith Award for Fiction and in 2003 was honoured with the Writers' Writer Award at the Orange Word International Writers Festival. He lives in Highbury, North London.
"ALongWayDown" - NickHornby's hilarious bestseller about strangers and secrets. 'Can I explain why I wanted to jump off the top of a tower block?' For disgraced TV presenter Martin Sharp the answer's pretty simple: he has, in his own words, 'pissed his life away'. And on New Year's Eve he's going to end it all ...but not, as it happens, alone. Because first single-mum Maureen, then eighteen-year-old Jess and lastly American rock-god JJ turn up and crash...