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The Romford Pelé

by Ray Parlour & Arsène Wenger

The Trophies …

The Tuesday Club …

The Prawn Crackers …

Marc Overmars may have given him the nickname, but the Romford Pele is a legend in his own right. Over 16 action-packed years, from a trainee scrubbing...


Endurance

by Rick Broadbent

"A runner must run with dreams in his heart." Emil Zatopek.

In the summer of 1952 Emil Zatopek became the king of the running world with an unprecedented distance treble at the Olympic Games in Helsinki. Together...


Valley Walls: A Memoir of Climbing and Living in Yosemite

by Glen Denny

Half a century ago a rag-tag group of innovators was building a foundation for modern American rock climbing from a makeshift home base in Yosemite. Photographer Glen Denny was a key figure in this golden age...


Harvey Penick: The Life and Wisdom of the Man Who Wrote the Book on Golf

by Kevin Robbins

A biography of the iconic golf coach Harvey Penick, who caddied for Francis Ouimet, played with Ben Hogan, competed against Bobby Jones, shaped Ben Crenshaw, and distilled his golf wisdom into the Little Red...


Game 7, 1986

by Ron Darling & Daniel Paisner

Every little kid who's ever taken the mound in Little League dreams of someday getting the ball for Game Seven of the World Series. Ron Darling got to live that dream - only it didn't go exactly as planned....


Rod Laver: An Autobiography

by Rod Laver, Roger Federer & Larry Writer

Rod Laver's memoir is the inspiring story of how a diminutive, left-handed, red-headed country boy from Rockhampton, Australia became one of sports' greatest champions. Rod was a dominant force in world tennis...


How Far Can You Go?: My 25-Year Quest to Walk Again

by John Maclean & Mark Tabb

An inspirational memoir by a man who became an elite wheelchair athlete after suffering a catastrophic spinal injury and who finally walked again 25 years after his accident.

After two years of intense physical...


Out of the Rough: Inside the Ropes with the World's Greatest Golfers

by Steve Williams

    With 150 wins to his name, Steve Williams is one of the most successful caddies of the modern era. From his modest start in freelancing his way around the world’s golf courses, he became a man in demand,...


Boys Among Men: How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution

by Jonathan Abrams

The definitive, never-before-told story of the prep-to-pro generation, those basketball prodigies who from 1995 to 2005 made the jump directly from high school to the NBA.

 

When Kevin Garnett shocked the world...


Pennant Race

The Long Season

Back Seat with Fish: A Man's Adventures in Angling and Romance

by Henry Hughes

Henry Hughes has been fishing his entire life. But unlike those who stick to their local stream, Hughes has traveled the world in search of new and exciting adventures.

Back Seat with Fish is unlike any memoir...


Trying to Save Piggy Sneed: 20th Anniversary Edition

by John Irving & Susan Cheever

A commemorative hardcover edition of the only collection ever published of the celebrated novelist's shorter works.

Here is a treat for devoted fans of John Irving. First published twenty years ago, Trying to...


Life Is Not an Accident

by Jay Williams

This big-hearted memoir by the most promising professional basketball player of his generation details his rise to NBA stardom, the terrible accident that ended his career and plunged him into a life-altering...


The Fighter Within: Everyone Has A Fight-Insights into the Minds and Souls of True Champions

by Christopher Olech & Bas Rutten

Enter the minds of some of the martial arts world's most respected fighters and trainers.

The Fighter Within is an inspirational book for Mixed Martial Arts fans which brings insider stories, heartfelt moments...


Eddie the Eagle: My Story

by Eddie Edwards

This is the autobiography of Eddie the Eagle, whose incredible life inspired the hit film starring Hugh Jackman, Taron Egerton, and Christopher Walken. Short and stocky, sporting thick glasses prone to fogging,...


7 Summits

by Ed Buckingham

Most of us can watch an old episode of the holiday programme Wish You Were Here without it having the life-changing effect that it had on postman Edward Buckingham. For Ed, a young man from humble origins in...


God Almighty Hisself: The Life and Legacy of Dick Allen

by Mitchell Nathanson

Dick Allen is considered by some to be the best baseball player not in the Hall of Fame and by others to be the game's most destructive and divisive force—ever. God Almighty Hisself: The Life and Legacy of...


The Crippler: Cage Fighting and My Life on the Edge

by Chris Leben & Daniel J. Patinkin

It takes a certain kind of person to do whatever is necessary to make a living as a mixed martial arts fighter. And it takes another kind of person to stand out from all the rest as both a wild man and a rock...


NFL Confidential

by Johnny Anonymous

A current pro player takes fans on a pseudonymous trip through one of the most infamous years of football—the very long, sometimes funny, often controversial 2013-2014 season—sharing raucous, behind-the-scenes,...