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Australian Rules football books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Australian Rules football category. Presented with a red border are the Australian Rules football books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Australian Rules football books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


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The Mighty West: The Bulldogs' Journey from Daydream Believers to Premiership Heroes by Kerrie Soraghan The Mighty West: The Bulldogs' Journey from Daydream Believers to Premiership Heroes

In 2016 the Western Bulldogs stunned the AFL world by winning the premiership - the club's first in 62 years. It was an unprecedented rise to success, capped by a stunning grand final victory that left players and fans alike...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/04/2017

Footy Girls Guide to the Stars of 2017 by Nicole Hayes Footy Girls Guide to the Stars of 2017

To celebrate the first-ever elite women's competition, A Footy Girl's Guide to the Stars of 2017 showcases some of the key players to look out for, and reveals how they made it to the top of the women's game.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2017

In Black & White: 125 Moments That Made Collingwood by Michael Roberts, Glenn McFarlane In Black & White: 125 Moments That Made Collingwood
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To celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Collingwood Football Club, this is the story of the Magpies - moment by moment, year by year.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2016

100 Goals The Stars that kicked them by Jon Anderson 100 Goals The Stars that kicked them

There are only 21 players alive who have kicked 100 goals in a season and Jon brings to life how it happened.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2016

Comeback by James Button Comeback

As a boy, James Button fell in love with the Geelong Football Club. It was a family affair. But as the years wore on and the defeats and disappointments mounted, it became clear to him: his team would never win...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/08/2016

Heartfelt Moments in Australian Rules Football by Ross Fitzgerald Heartfelt Moments in Australian Rules Football


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2016

Murphy's Lore: Tales From The West by Bob Murphy Murphy's Lore: Tales From The West

Bob Murphy - footballer, music fan, dog walker, coffee drinker, hand shaker, train traveller and tree lover - has been a favourite of footy followers for many a year. Now captain of his beloved Western Bulldogs, he's showing the young...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/03/2015

From the Goldfields to the 'G A One-Eyed Look at Aussie Rules by Kevin F. Reed From the Goldfields to the 'G A One-Eyed Look at Aussie Rules


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2014

Coming Soon

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


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/03/2018

Roar: The stories behind AFLW - a movement bigger than sport by Samantha Lane Roar: The stories behind AFLW - a movement bigger than sport

'When a football ground was electrified on that unforgettable February evening, feelings did not need words. They had a sound unlike anything anyone had ever heard- an almighty, heartfelt roar.' The inaugural season of the AFL Women's league was a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2018

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High On Hawthorn: The Road To The 2013 Premiership by Phillip Taylor High On Hawthorn: The Road To The 2013 Premiership

'As Jane Austen wrote before the 2013 AFL season, 'It is a truth universally acknowledged among football pundits that Hawthorn will win this year's premiership. This book tracks Hawthorn's triumphant 2013 through the one-eyed perspective of Phillip Taylor, Hawks tragic.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2014

Black and Proud The Story of an Iconic AFL Photo by Matthew Klugman, Gary Osmond Black and Proud The Story of an Iconic AFL Photo
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It is one of Australia's most iconic images. On 17 April 1993, the Indigenous AFL footballer Nicky Winmar stood up against racial abuse and made history. Facing the Collingwood crowd that had taunted him all day the St Kilda player...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2013

Stormcloud Greed, Betrayal and Success - Melbourne Storm's Demise and Resurrection by Paul Kennedy Stormcloud Greed, Betrayal and Success - Melbourne Storm's Demise and Resurrection

Melbourne Storm was created in 1998 and situated in the heartland of a rival football code, it won three NRL premierships from five Grand Finals in its first twelve seasons and produced the best players in the game. It was...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013

Footy's Glory Days by Elliot Cartledge Footy's Glory Days

This is the story of the glory days of AFL, before corporations and big business made AFL the national juggernaut that it is today. When football was a high scoring, bruising tribal contest with cult figures, suburban rivalries and local...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013

Footy Town Stories of Australia's Game by Paul Daffey Footy Town Stories of Australia's Game


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2013

Legends The AFL Indigenous Team of the Century by Sean Gorman Legends The AFL Indigenous Team of the Century


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2011

Footy Passions by John Cash, Joy Damousi Footy Passions
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Salary caps, drunken escapades, sponsorship deals, and teams enjoying victory and surviving defeat dominate coverage of football. This book describes the emotions associated with the game and how it gives meaning to their lives, showing that football is more than...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2009

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