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High fidelity

Nick Hornby (author), Anneke Bok (translator)
Rob is de klagerige, jaloerse en cynische eigenaar van een matig lopend speciaalzaakje in grammofoonplaten in Noord-Londen. Popmuziek beheerst zijn leven en is in feite de reden dat al zijn relaties mislukken.
Title
High fidelity
Author
Nick Hornby
Translator
Anneke Bok
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Edition
8
Publisher
Amsterdam: Atlas Contact, 2015
ISBN
9789025441142
CloudLibrary
3h9yxz9

About Nick Hornby

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Nicholas Peter John Hornby (born 17 April 1957) is an English writer and lyricist. He is best known for his memoir Fever Pitch and novels High Fidelity and About a Boy, all of which were adapted into feature films. Hornby's work frequently touches upon music, sport, and the aimless and obsessive natures of his protagonists. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide as of 2018. In a 2004 poll for the BBC, Hornby was named the 29th most influential person in British culture.

Early life and education

Hornby was born in Redhill, Surrey, the son of Sir Derek Hornby, the chairman of London and Continental Railways, and Margaret Audrey, Lady Hornby (née Withers). He was brought up in Maidenhead, and educated at Maidenhead Grammar School and Jesus College, Cambridge, where he read English. His parents divorced when he was eleven.

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