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Funny Girl: A Novel

Authors: Hornby, Nick
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC014000, FIC016000, FIC019000
ISBN: 9780698170490, Related ISBNs: 0698170490, 0698195655, 1101923377, 1101923385, 1101983353
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 464,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: A brilliant novel from the bestselling author of High FidelityAbout a Boy, and A Long Way Down.

Set in 1960's London, Funny Girl is a lively account of the adventures of the intrepid young Sophie Straw as she navigates her transformation from provincial ingénue to television starlet amid a constellation of delightful characters. Insightful and humorous, Nick Hornby's latest does what he does best: endears us to a cast of characters who are funny if flawed, and forces us to examine ourselves in the process.
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