Apart form its current publications, John Blake Publishing has a sizeable back list of acclaimed sporting titles. These include biographies of stars such as Roger Federer, WG Grace, Fernando Torres and Frankie Dettori. For more information, visit www.blake.co.uk
The very latest review of our most popular sports book
appears here. Read and save
money! This month:
Release date: 26th May, 2013 Publisher: Harper Sport
List Price:£8.99 Our Price: £6.09 You Save: £2.9 (32%)
With the start of the 100th edition only a few weeks away and cycling’s burgeoning popularity showing no sign of relenting, we can expect to witness the publication of a veritable mountain of books dealing with the history of the Tour de France – enough, perhaps, to line the route to the top of Mont Ventoux.
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Those with very modest numeracy skills will find this book incomprehensible, and tend to say that it ‘requires a PhD to follow it’, which isn’t really true. But it’s fair to say that, if you find the idea of reading Probability for Dummies daunting, you really shouldn’t be going here... (read review)
Release date: 01st May, 2013 Publisher: Wild Things Publishing
List Price:£14.99 Our Price: £9.59 You Save: £5.4 (36%)
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Sports book of the Year
You’ve probably heard about the title that won
this award, but how about the other five nominees? They’re
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All time greats
It may seem as though sports books are a new phenomenon
or limited solely to autobiographies, but this is not
the case. There have been a number of classic sports titles
over the years, a selection of which we have chosen here.
The top 10
This list is regularly updated, designed to save you
time and money visiting the High Street to try and find
which sports books are currently in the top 10. A mug’s
game – read about them here
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The dramatic increase in the number of sports-related books being published over the past decade means that sports fans are continually searching for independent assessments of content before buying.
The benefits to a newspaper or magazine of incorporating a regular column which reviews the current crop of sports books are severalfold and, depending upon how it is promoted, can have a positive impact upon circulation. Read more...