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Slam

by Nick Hornby

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From the author who brought you ‘High Fidelity’ and ‘Fever Pitch’ comes a new novel written for the teenage audience. It is gripping, funny and will appeal to all those who have ever picked up a skateboard.

Slam Synopsis

Whoever invented skateboarding is a genius. There's only one skater, and his name's Tony Hawk. It doesn't matter if you don't know who he is, just trust me. Not only is Hawk the world's best skater, he's also good to talk to. So I talk to Tony Hawk, and Tony Hawk talks back.

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ISBN: 9780241969847
Publication date: 03/04/2008
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9780141382975
Publication date: 04/10/2007
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141382975
Publication date: 4th October 2007
Author: Nick Hornby
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Hardback
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, eBook Favourites,
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About Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby was born in 1957, and is the author of Fever Pitch, High Fidelity, About a Boy and How to be Good. He also edited the collection of short stories Speaking With the Angel. He is the pop music critic for the New Yorker. In 1999, he was awarded the E.M.Forster award by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He lives and works in Highbury, North London.

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