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David Nicholls

Biography

David Nicholls

David Nicholls’s most recent novel, the New York Times bestseller ONE DAY, has sold over two million copies and been translated into 37 languages; he wrote the screenplay for the 2010 film adaptation starring Jim Sturgess and Anne Hathaway. Trained as an actor before making the switch to writing, Nicholls’s previous novels include STARTER FOR TEN (originally published in the U.S. as A QUESTION OF ATTRACTION), adapted into a film starring James McAvoy, for which Nicholls also wrote the screenplay, and THE UNDERSTUDY. He continues to write for film and TV as well as writing novels and adapting them for the screen, and has twice been nominated for BAFTA awards. He lives in London with his partner and two children.

David Nicholls

Books by David Nicholls

by David Nicholls - Fiction

Douglas and Connie live more or less happily in the suburbs of London with their moody 17-year-old son, Albie. Then Connie tells Douglas she thinks she wants a divorce. Hoping to encourage her son’s artistic interests, Connie had planned a month-long tour of European capitals, a chance to experience the world’s greatest works of art as a family. Douglas is privately convinced that this landmark trip will rekindle the romance in their marriage and might even help him to bond with Albie.

by David Nicholls - Fiction

It’s 1988 and Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley have only just met. But after only one day together, they cannot stop thinking about one another. Over twenty years, snapshots of that relationship are revealed on the same day---July 15th---of each year. Dex and Em face squabbles and fights, hopes and missed opportunities, laughter and tears. And as the true meaning of this one crucial day is revealed, they must come to grips with the nature of love and life itself.