Reviews

  • Highly entertaining . . . a beguiling, thoroughly enjoyable read

    Sunday Times
  • Simply unputdownable

    Guardian
  • Warm, funny, touching . . . winningly perceptive about human relationships and changing social trends

    Daily Telegraph
  • Like all Hornby's best work, it is both hugely enjoyable and deceptively artful

    Spectator
  • Everything Hornby writes is addictively readable and clever, but with Funny Girl he has surpassed himself

    Red
  • Hornby's sunniest novel

    Metro
  • So simple, so easy to read and yet so sensitive and profound at the same time. This is a world that feels real and one you don't want to leave

    Independent on Sunday
  • Nick Hornby is pretty much always poignant and hilarious

    Huffington Post
  • Fans won't be disappointed by this new story... endearing, humorous and touching, full of spot-on period detail, all brought to vivid life by a cast of very human characters. Hugely enjoyable

    Sunday Mirror
  • Resolutely, winningly light-hearted

    Observer