Sweet Sorrow, the latest novel by David Nicholls

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Cover design for latest David Nicholls paperback

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Natasha Law has created the cover for the paperback edition of Sweet Sorrow, the latest novel by David Nicholls, which is due to be revealed this (Thursday 7 May) morning by publishers Hodder.

David Nicholls is a bestselling author, having sold over 8 million copies of his previous works, including Us, One Day and Starter for Ten. He’s also a screenwriter, responsible for the third series of Cold Feet, as well as adapting Edward St Aubyn’s Patrick Melrose for TV, which won him a BAFTA.

Sweet Sorrow tells the story of teenager Charlie Lewis and how he encounters love for the first time, with the help of Shakespeare. The paperback is out on 6 August 2020.