Posts in Juliet Naked

Posts in Juliet Naked

‘I hated every moment of it’

Nick Hornby September 18, 2009 at 1:28 pm Books

Last night, at the ‘Juliet, Naked’ signing in Selfridges, a nice woman told me that we’d met before, a few years ago, at another event. “You gave me some advice when I was applying to college.” “What did I say?” “I had two choices, and you told me to go for the less prestigious one […]

Posts in Juliet Naked

Posts in Juliet Naked

Posts in Juliet Naked

Posts in Juliet Naked

Fanny Hill and biro caps

Nick Hornby March 23, 2009 at 2:05 pm Books , , , , ,

When I tell people that my recently completed novel is called Juliet, Naked, they pretty much always make the same joke: Oh, you’re trying to sell some books!  My stepmother and my mother-in-law both provided variations on this theme  within twenty-four hours of each other last week. Gosh, how we laughed! And though it’s true […]

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Update

Nick Hornby August 1, 2008 at 2:52 pm Books, Films , , , , , ,

– I’m about a third of the way into a novel, with the working title ‘Juliet, Naked’. – I’m editing, with Eli Horowitz,  a ‘Best of McSweeneys’ book for Hamish Hamilton, publication some time next spring, I think. (This is a lovely job – I’m discovering great young writers I’d never heard of several times a day […]