Shakespeare Wrote for Money
First edition
AuthorNick Hornby
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Preceded byHousekeeping vs. The Dirt 
Followed byMore Baths Less Talking 

Shakespeare Wrote for Money is a 2008 collection of English author Nick Hornby's "Stuff I've Been Reading" columns for The Believer.[1] It contains columns written from August 2006 to September 2008, Hornby's "Stuff I've Been Reading Column." The introduction is written by American author Sarah Vowell.

Previous collections of Hornby's "Stuff I've Been Reading Column" were collected in The Polysyllabic Spree (2004) and Housekeeping vs. The Dirt (2006).


  1. ^ Marchetto, Sean (May 21, 2009). "A true Believer: Nick Hornby says it's OK to read obsessively". Fast Forward Weekly.