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Categorization is odious. There is tremendous overlap among genres. These pigeonholes are offered only as a convenience.

Nick Hornby

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Caveat Lector: These two bios give different birthplaces for Hornby.

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Nick Hornby was born in 1957 in Maidenhead, England; he is the son of a successful businessman Sir Derek Hornby. When Nick was 11 years old, his parents divorced and since then he became a very dedicated reader. Hornby majored in English Literature at Cambridge University and here he began to compose stage plays, screenplays and radio plays. After graduating Hornby taught English to foreign students. Besides his profession he wrote articles about music, books and sports for some British & American newspapers. In the 90's Nick Hornby turned to writing full-time.

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