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
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An early contender for sports book of the year, The Boy on the Shed is not only a great story of a man who came tantalisingly close to making it as a top-flight footballer (and went on to achieve so much else besides), but is simultaneously engaging, well-paced and, like the very best stories, well written. (read review)
Release date: 07th February, 2018 Publisher: Yellow Jersey Press
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Released his week in paperback, Klopp: Bring the Noise could be described as a fascinating tale of a work in progress.
However, one wonders whether the Liverpool managerís all-out attacking strategies, notwithstanding the recent acquisition of Virgil van Dijk, will yield success for Liverpool. Until they recruit a reliable goalkeeper, Liverpool will continue to leak 10-12 points a season, despite their play being every bit as exciting as that of Manchester City.
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Sports book of the Year
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All time greats
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The top 10
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