By Nick Hornby
Published within the US as Songbook
31 Songs is best-selling writer Nick Hornby's final wasteland island disks
Through thirty-one songs that he both loves or has enjoyed, Nick Hornby tells us what song skill to his lifestyles. those own and passionate items - refreshingly freed from pretension - are a party of the enjoyment that convinced songs have given him. including extra writings on song from his column within the new Yorker - visible within the united kingdom for the 1st time - 31 Songs is for Hornby what many folks have continually sought after: a soundtrack to accompany life.
Winner of The nationwide booklet Critics Circle award, this humorous and touchingly own publication, from the writer of the million-copy #1 bestseller a couple of Boy, is a needs to for song lovers everywhere.
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31 Songs by Nick Hornby