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
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Fair play to Sports Books Limited for not only considering author Nick Davidsonís pitch, but publishing Pirates Punks & Politics, a wonderfully refreshing change from some recently-published footballing tripe. (read review)
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The author recounts tales of the eccentric characters he meets on his twelve-month long journey along with all the detailed action of the exciting games he ends up playing along the way. This is a truly fantastic read and has to be my favourite poker book of all time... (read review)
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Sports book of the Year
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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
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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...