- Listen to Nick Hornby read an excerpt from Slam.
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I like Hornby's sense of humor and I feel like his main character, Sam, has quite a bit of Hornby's inPublished 12 days ago by LakeviewGirl
Life is sometimes out of control, chaotic and sometimes you don't know what's gonna happen next? Sometimes it's just pure chaos. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Kamiyahagi
I love how Nick Hornby captures voices and in Slam he captures the voice of a 16-year-old boy fairly successfully in a tale of adolescent pregnancy. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Justin Law
Well, you know it's not the best book i've ever written but if you like it buy it. The story is not realistic and very long. Sam needs to much text to describe something. Read morePublished 5 months ago by MAGICman***
'Slam' is the story of a British teenager who gets his girlfriend pregnant and the consequences they face. Read morePublished 5 months ago by lazza
Always enjoy Hornby's writing! Great reading. I can often see myself identifying with one of his characters and then it becomes a cat and mouse scenario!Published 10 months ago by Andre du Plessis
Entertaining, nothing earth shattering but perfect for a lazy day or a holiday read by the pool.
If you want a light hearted view of growing up then this is a good read.
I used this for my 12th grade English class (British Literature). The students are below average to average readers. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Dershs
The copy of the book was spectacular at the price I got it for because at any other store i would of ended up paying more for a hardcover.Published 16 months ago by jonyram