Winner of the Galaxy Book of the Year 2010.
Now a film starring Anne Hathaway as Emma and Jim Sturgess as Dexter.
This is an unabridged audiobook title.
Two people meet on the last day of university and forge a friendship which the reader follows on the same day of the year, every year, for the next twenty years. Emma and Dexter are so believable, so simply and eloquently drawn that you will take them to your heart. You will laugh and you will cry and if you don’t you are a hard, hard person!! Absolutely brilliant!
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Duration: 16h 30m (approx.) on 15 CD(s)
Narrated by Anna Bentinck
He is Dexter Mayhew, tall, dark and (she can't deny it) handsome. She is Emma Morley, bottled red hair, wilfully badly dressed, all principles and no action. Could this be the dawn of the rest of their lives? Or are Dex and Em living proof that - despite an unlikely beginning - men and women really can be just good friends?
“The ultimate zeitgeist love story for anyone who ever wanted someone they couldn't have.” Adele Parks
“You'd be hard pressed to find a sharper, sweeter romantic comedy this year than the story of Dex and Em.” Independent
“The funniest, loveliest book I've read in ages.” Jenny Colgan
“Incredibly moving.” Marian Keyes
“A totally brilliant book about the heartbreaking gap between the way we were and the way we are.” Tony Parsons
Publication date: 01/09/2009
Publisher: Whole Story Audio Books an imprint of W F Howes Ltd
|Publication date:||1st September 2009|
|Publisher:||Whole Story Audio Books an imprint of W F Howes Ltd|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
David Nicholls trained as an actor before making the switch to writing. His TV credits include the third series of Cold Feet, Rescue Me, and I Saw You, as well as a much-praised modern version of Much Ado About Nothing and an adaptation of Tess of the D’Urbervilles, both for BBC TV. David has continued to write for film and TV as well as writing novels, and he has twice been nominated for BAFTA awards.David's bestselling first novel, STARTER FOR TEN, was selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club in 2004, and David has written the screenplays ...More About David Nicholls