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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Riverhead Books
Publication date May 2, 2006
Pages 352
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781594481932
ISBN-10 1594481938
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.50 by 8 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
Amazon.com says people who bought this book also bought:
Long Way Down | How to Be Good | About a Boy | Funny Girl | High Fidelity | Juliet, Naked | Fever Pitch
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a television talk-show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share the stories about their circumstances and decisions. By the author of How to Be Good. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 500,000 first printing.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A wise, affecting novel from the beloved, award-winning author of Funny Girl, High Fidelity, and About A Boy.

Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they’ve reached the end of the line.

In four distinct and riveting first-person voices, Hornby tells a story of four individuals confronting the limits of choice, circumstance, and their own mortality. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets, and the grace of second chances.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9781573223010 Book cover for 9781597220422
 
Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (August 2, 2005)
9781597220422 | details & prices | 477 pages | 6.00 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $32.95
About: A New York Times Bestselling Author In his eagerly-awaited fourth novel, Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they've reached the end of the line.
Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (August 2, 2005)
9781597220422 | details & prices | 477 pages | 6.00 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $32.95
About: A New York Times Bestselling Author In his eagerly-awaited fourth novel, Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they've reached the end of the line.
from Riverhead Books (June 7, 2005)
9781573223027 | details & prices | 333 pages | 5.75 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $24.95
About: Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions.
from Riverhead Books (March 1, 2005)
9781573223010 | details & prices | List price $20.01
About: Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions.
Paperback
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With Nick Hornby | from Gardners Books (June 3, 2010)
9780241950241 | details & prices | 256 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $15.20
This edition also contains A Long Way Down
About: This is the audiobook of bestselling author Nick Hornby's tragicomic novel "A Long Way Down".
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Riverhead Books (May 2, 2006)
9781594481932 | details & prices | 352 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions.
With Nick Hornby | from Gardners Books (April 6, 2006)
9780140287028 | details & prices | 272 pages | 4.75 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $13.40
About: Disgraced TV presenter Martin Sharp wanted to jump off the top of a tower block, because he pissed his life away.
Miscellaneous
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from Penguin/Highbridge (June 2, 2005)
9780786554027 | details & prices | List price $39.95
About: This is the audiobook of bestselling author Nick Hornby's tragicomic novel "A Long Way Down".
CD/Spoken Word
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With Simon Vance (other contributor), Scott Brick (other contributor), Kate Reading (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Penguin/Highbridge (July 15, 2005)
9780143057604 | details & prices | 5.25 × 5.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $39.95
About: Meeting on New Year's Eve on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination infamous as a last stop for suicidal people, a talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother share stories about their circumstances and decisions.
Prebinding
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With Nick Hornby | from Turtleback Books (May 6, 2014)
9780606361552 | details & prices | List price $28.20
This edition also contains A Long Way Down
About: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
With Nick Hornby | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (May 9, 2008)
9781435270442 | details & prices | 352 pages | 5.00 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.74 lbs | List price $23.00
About: This is the audiobook of bestselling author Nick Hornby's tragicomic novel "A Long Way Down".

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