September 11th, 2007
For 16-year old Sam, life is about to get extremely complicated. He and his girlfriend make that ex-girlfriend Alicia have gotten themselves into a bit of trouble. Sam is suddenly forced to grow up and struggle with the familiar fears and inclinations that haunt us all.
Nick Hornby’s poignant and witty novel shows a rare and impressive understanding of human relationships and what it really means to be a man.
“Hornby’s witty, gentle genius shines through.”
“Offers wry insights into the male psyche, making this book a good bet for Hornby fans, no matter their age.”
“With Sam, Hornby has given us another of his perfectly imperfect male characters.”
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