Fever Pitch

Fever Pitch

by NickHornby (Author)


A famous account of growing up to be a fanatical football supporter. Told through a series of match reports, "Fever Pitch" has enjoyed enormous critical and commercial success since it was first published in 1992. It has helped to create a new kind of sports writing, and established Hornby as one of the finest writers of his generation.


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 256
Edition: First Thus
Publisher: Penguin
Published: 05 Oct 2000

ISBN 10: 0140293442
ISBN 13: 9780140293449
Prizes: Winner of William Hill Sports Book of the Year 1999.

Author Bio
Nick Hornby is the author of six bestselling novels (High Fidelity, About a Boy, How To Be Good, A Long Way Down, Juliet, Naked and Funny Girl), as well as a novel for young adults, Slam, and four works of acclaimed non-fiction: Fever Pitch, 31 Songs, The Complete Polysyllabic Spree and Stuff I've Been Reading. He has written the screenplays for the films Fever Pitch, Wild, Brooklyn and An Education, which was nominated for an Oscar. He lives in Highbury, north London.