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Paperback edition released 03/04/2008

by Nick Hornby

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LoveReading Expert Review of Slam

Gripping and funny this novel will appeal to all those who have ever picked up a skateboard and even those who haven't. From the author who brought you High Fidelity and Fever Pitch comes a new novel written for the teenage audience.


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.

About This Edition

ISBN: 9780241969847
Publication date: 3rd April 2008
Author: Nick Hornby
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 304 pages
Primary Genre Children's & YA Fiction

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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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