"Nick Hornby", in full "Nicholas Hornby", is an English novelist, essayist, lyricist, and screenwriter. He is best known for his novels High Fidelity (novel)/High Fidelity and About a Boy (novel)/About a Boy. Hornby's work frequently touches upon music, sport, and the aimless and obsessive natures of his protagonists. His books have sold more than 5 million copies worldwide as of 2009.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Nick Hornby on Wikipedia.