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Autobiography: sport books

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Recently Published

At Speed by Mark Cavendish At Speed

The hottest sprinter in the world - Telegraph Mark Cavendish is the first British cyclist to win the Tour de France's green jersey, the first to wear the iconic rainbow jersey in almost 50 years and our only ever rider...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

It's in the Blood by Lawrence, OBE Dallaglio It's in the Blood
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The colossus of English rugby tells his story at last
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/01/2018

A Wrestling Life The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable by Dan Gable, Scott Schulte A Wrestling Life The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable
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What does it take to be an Olympic gold medalist and to coach a collegiate team to fifteen NCAA titles? A Wrestling Life captures Dan Gable's methods and philosophies for reaching individual greatness as well as the incredible amount of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2018

Blood, Sweat and Treason by Henry Olonga Blood, Sweat and Treason

Paperback edition of the critically acclaimed autobiography of Zimbabwean cricketer Henry Olonga - famous for his black armband protest against Robert Mugabe which saw him forced to flee his homeland in fear of his life - which was longlisted for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2018

Bringing Home the Ashes Updated to include England's tour of South Africa and the 2016 T20 World Cup by Joe Root Bringing Home the Ashes Updated to include England's tour of South Africa and the 2016 T20 World Cup

A celebration of the start of a remarkable career and an incredible Ashes series.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2018

Graeme Souness - Football: My Life, My Passion by Graeme Souness Graeme Souness - Football: My Life, My Passion

A perceptive and opinionated autobiography, and an assessment of the state of the game which has been Graeme Souness' lifetime passion, drawing extensively on his incredible experience as a player, manager and pundit.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2018

Red Card Roy by Roy McDonough, Bernie Friend Red Card Roy
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Red Card Roy is the jaw-dropping story of terrace cult hero Roy McDonough - Britain's wildest ever footballer who was sent off a record 22 times in a career of more than 650 games, 100 goals, thousands of beers and,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2018

The Footy Lady The Trailblazing Story of Susan Alberti by Stephanie Asher The Footy Lady The Trailblazing Story of Susan Alberti


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2018

Eric Bristow: The Autobiography The Crafty Cockney by Eric Bristow Eric Bristow: The Autobiography The Crafty Cockney

ERIC BRISTOW MBE is considered to be the greatest darts player of all time.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2018

The Working Man's Ballet by Alan Hudson, John King, Martin Knight The Working Man's Ballet
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2018

Over and Out: My Innings of a Lifetime with Test Match Special Memories of Test Match Special from a broadcasting icon by Henry Blofeld Over and Out: My Innings of a Lifetime with Test Match Special Memories of Test Match Special from a broadcasting icon

The autobiography of cricket broadcasting legend, Henry Blofeld
Format: CD-Audio - Released: 05/01/2018

Firestarter A compelling read for keen cricket fans by Ben Stokes Firestarter A compelling read for keen cricket fans

The very first book from England's new cricketing hero.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Bomb My Autobiography by Adam Jones Bomb My Autobiography

A hugely entertaining career autobiography from a true legend of Welsh rugby, and a genuine cult figure.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/01/2018

Ferenc Puskas by Ferenc Puskas Ferenc Puskas

Provides an account of Ferenc Puskas: his growing up in Soviet-occupied Hungary, travelling the world with the national side and army team Honved, and his different achievements in the game of football.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

The Cat with the Giant Story by Steve Johnson The Cat with the Giant Story


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Coming Soon

Marc Marquez Dreams Come True: My Story by Marc Marquez Dreams Come True: My Story

`He has all the potential to become the greatest of all time' Valentino Rossi, nine-time world championMarc Marquez is a phenomenon in the world of motorsports. But Marc continues to rewrite history, earning titles with his fearless racing and winning...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2018

Leap In - A Woman, Some Waves, and the Will to Swim by Alexandra Heminsley Leap In - A Woman, Some Waves, and the Will to Swim


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Believe : An Inspirational Story of Aiming High by Sally Pearson, Scott Gullan Believe : An Inspirational Story of Aiming High
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From humble beginnings, to being considered the fastest female hurdler in the world, Sally Pearson's honest pursuit of excellence and her refusal to allow any obstacle to stand in her way has lead her to become a world champion and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Massively Violent & Decidedly Violent by Lee Howey Massively Violent & Decidedly Violent

Brilliantly entertaining memoir by one of the true characters of early Premier League football.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Gratitude in Motion A True Story of Hope, Determination, and the Everyday Heroes Around Us by Colleen Kelly Alexander, Jenna Glatzer Gratitude in Motion A True Story of Hope, Determination, and the Everyday Heroes Around Us
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An amazing true story of faith, hope, determination and the everyday heroes that surround us.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

Chariots and Horses Life Lessons from an Olympic Rower by Jason Dorland Chariots and Horses Life Lessons from an Olympic Rower


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Aussie Grit: My Formula One Journey by Mark Webber Aussie Grit: My Formula One Journey

Long-awaited autobiography of Formula One Racing legend Mark Webber
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/02/2018

There's Always the Hills by Cameron McNeish There's Always the Hills

Cameron McNeish reflects on a life dedicated to the outdoors. Following his career as an international long jump athlete, he has for almost forty years written and talked about walking and climbing in Scotland.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2018

Suddenly A Footballer My Story by Juan Mata Suddenly A Footballer My Story

One of the finest players in the Premier League, Juan Mata tells the inside story of life at Manchester United, as well as reliving his childhood and recalling his glory years with Chelsea and Spain.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2018

Wrecking Ball: A Big Lad From a Small Island - My Story So Far by Billy Vunipola Wrecking Ball: A Big Lad From a Small Island - My Story So Far

The very first book by Billy Vunipola, the star of England's rugby union team, and one of the finest players in the world today.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

Old Too Soon, Smart Too Late My Story by Oliver Holt, Kieron Dyer Old Too Soon, Smart Too Late My Story
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The first intimate, honest, unsparing portrait of the failures and excesses of the 'Baby Bentley generation' of English footballers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

The Boy on the Shed by Paul Ferris The Boy on the Shed

A remarkable sporting memoir with a foreword by Alan Shearer
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

The Boy on the Shed by Paul Ferris The Boy on the Shed

A remarkable sporting memoir with a foreword by Alan Shearer
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2018

Old Too Soon, Smart Too Late My Story by Oliver Holt, Kieron Dyer Old Too Soon, Smart Too Late My Story
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The first intimate, honest, unsparing portrait of the failures and excesses of the 'Baby Bentley generation' of English footballers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/02/2018

Court Justice The Inside Story of My Battle Against the NCAA by Ed O'Bannon, Michael McCann, Jeremy Schaap Court Justice The Inside Story of My Battle Against the NCAA
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Game-changing, decorated veteran basketball player Ed O'Bannon digs deep into his championship college and pro career; his radical act to bring a watershed, winning legal case against the Goliath that is the NCAA; and the most recent wave of criminal...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2018

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Goughy - A Tough Lock to Crack by Ian Gough, Peter Owen Goughy - A Tough Lock to Crack
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Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Mn, Cymru a'r Bl by Osian Roberts, Lynn Davies Mn, Cymru a'r Bl
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Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2017

It's All Rugby by Rick O'Shea, Alun Gibbard It's All Rugby
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Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2017

J J Williams the Life and Times of a Rugby Legend by Peter Jackson, J. J. Williams J J Williams the Life and Times of a Rugby Legend
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Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

The Ogre Biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent by Doug Scott The Ogre Biography of a mountain and the dramatic story of the first ascent

The Ogre, by Doug Scott, is a two-part biography of this enigmatic peak: in the first part, Scott has researched the geography and history of the mountain; part two is the overdue and personal account of his and Chris Bonington's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Unbreakable by Jess Halloran, Jelena Dokic Unbreakable
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Format: Paperback - Released: 13/11/2017

Game Face A Lifetime of Hard-Earned Lessons On and Off the Basketball Court by Bernard King Game Face A Lifetime of Hard-Earned Lessons On and Off the Basketball Court

A memoir by the NBA Hall of Fame player, active from 1977-1993 and widely regarded as one of the all-time great New York Knicks.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

The Madness is on the Pitch My Autobiography by Jens Lehmann The Madness is on the Pitch My Autobiography


Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2017

The Ashes: It's All About the Urn England vs. Australia: ultimate cricket rivalry by Graeme Swann The Ashes: It's All About the Urn England vs. Australia: ultimate cricket rivalry

An entertaining look at one of sport's greatest rivalries - The Ashes - by former England spin bowler Graeme Swann
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Full Circle by Joanna Rowsell-Shand Full Circle

When Joanna Rowsell Shand, then fourteen, decided to take on a challenge set when British Cycling visited her school, she didn't realise the decision would change her life. In fact, she mainly wanted to escape a double maths lesson.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Beast My Story by Adebayo Akinfenwa The Beast My Story

An uproarious and inspiring autobiography from Adebayo Akinfenwa (AKA The Beast), football's biggest cult hero.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Ashes: It's All About the Urn England vs. Australia: ultimate cricket rivalry by Graeme Swann The Ashes: It's All About the Urn England vs. Australia: ultimate cricket rivalry

An entertaining look at one of sport's greatest rivalries - The Ashes - by former England spin bowler Graeme Swann
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

John Virgo: Say Goodnight, JV My Autobiography by John Virgo John Virgo: Say Goodnight, JV My Autobiography

In this revelatory memoir, snooker player John Virgo turns the spotlight on himself, sharing secrets from his forty years at the top of one of the world's most popular sports.Famous for his hilarious impersonations of snooker's biggest stars, JV is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

How to Build a Car The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer by Adrian Newey How to Build a Car The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer

'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man.' Damon Hill
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

Box to Box From the Premier League to British Boxing Champion by Curtis Woodhouse Box to Box From the Premier League to British Boxing Champion

The remarkable story of the Premier League footballer who gave it all up to become the British light-welterweight boxing champion
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

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