What a spectacular end to a week of incredible debates. You can watch the on-demand video replay above.
So honoured that I got to listen to this man speak at my graduation last October. Congrats to Joseph Boyden for winning this year’s Canada Reads.
Prompt: “Love you and all your ideas. You’re truly talented. Can you do one for me?
You love him, he loves you. You’re both happily in love. But you know he’s not the one.
Thanks so much.”
The first trailer for A Long Way Down has been released. Unveiled exclusively through Digital Spy, the trailer for Pascal Chaumeil’s black comedy features Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul and Imogen Poots as four suicidal people who meet on top of a London skyscraper on New Year’s Eve. Adapted from Nick Hornby’s novel of …
Reading: A Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
In his fourth novel, New York Times-bestselling author Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they’ve reached the end of the line.
Meet Martin, JJ, Jess, and Maureen. Four people who come together on New Year’s Eve: a former TV talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother. Three are British, one is American. They encounter one another on the roof of Topper’s House, a London destination famous as the last stop for those ready to end their lives.
In four distinct and riveting first-person voices, Nick Hornby tells a story of four individuals confronting the limits of choice, circumstance, and their own mortality. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets, and the grace of second chances.
Intense, hilarious, provocative, and moving, A Long Way Down is a novel about suicide that is, surprisingly, full of life.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rapper Kanye West does not read books or respect them but nevertheless he has written one that he would like you to buy and read.The Grammy Award winner, known for his No. 1 albums
"I WOULD NEVER WANT A BOOK’S AUTOGRAPH."
Why the hell did he need a co-writer for this?? Seriously, I don’t give him any credit at all, but really? He couldn’t just write this himself?