A Long Way Down Author:Nick Hornby 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 Toppers' House, a London destination famous as the last stop for these ready to end their lives. — In four distin... more »ct and riveting first-person voices, Nick Hornby tells the story of four individuals confronting the limits of choice, circumstances, and their own mortality.
Intense, hilarious, provocative, emotional, A Long Way Down is a novel that asks big questions: about life and death, strangers and friendship, love and pain, and what it takes to make it through a long, dark night of the soul.« less