Books David Nicholls Books by David Nicholls David Nicholls has written books about: Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about David Nicholls Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess explore two decades' worth of friendship in One Day. Giles Keyte/ hide caption toggle caption Giles Keyte/ Movie Interviews A Director's Take On 'One Day' (And 20 Years) August 20, 2011 Danish director Lone Scherfig is making a name for herself as a female director whose movies tend to focus on human relationships. "I like to see losers win," she says. Her latest film, One Day, chronicles a day in the life of two characters over the course of 20 years. A Director's Take On 'One Day' (And 20 Years) Listen · 7:56 7:56 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/139753473/139815827" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Promo hide caption toggle caption Opinion New In Paperback On The Lookout: For Love, For Thanks, For Horror And Wall Street May 25, 2011 Summer reading picks are on the way: the movie tie-in edition of David Nicholl's U.K. sensation One Day and the latest from John Grisham and Stephen King. In nonfiction, it's time to get superfreaky about economics, and comedian Jimmy Fallon offers a little thanks.