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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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From Light to Dark The Story of Blind Dave Heeley By Dave Heeley & Sophie Parkes

Release date: 01st March, 2016
Publisher: Pitch Publishing

List Price: £16.99
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Football Book Reviews

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Mister By Rory Smith

Release date: 07th April, 2016
Publisher: Simon & Schuster

List Price: £18.99
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Competition

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The Cyclist Who Went Out In The Cold By Tim Moore

Release date: 01st November, 2016
Publisher: Yellow Jersey Press

List Price: £16.99
Our Price: £10.49
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This is another of the best sports books of the year you can win in our Christmas 2016 competition. Two of the others are shown above; the other three are: WE HAD SOME LAUGHS; CYCLING THE EARTH & FOREVER YOUNG. To win all six books, simply answer the following question: How many gold medals did Team GB win at this year's Rio Olympics? Send your answer to comps@sportsbookofthemonth.com no later than 12th December 2016 (read review)

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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 all a good read and they’re all here. Every single book is available at less than the publisher’s list price.



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 and save up to 50% on the cover price!



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SBOTM Current Top 10

Shadow Box An Amateur in the Ring By George Plimpton
Yellow Jersey Press
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Lost in France By Spencer Vignes
Pitch Publishing
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Simon & Schuster
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His Own Man The Biography of Otto Peltzer By Tim Johnston and Donald Macgregor
Pitch Publishing
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Macmillan
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Dare To Do: Taking on the Planet by Bike and Boat By Sarah Outen
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The Cyclist Who Went Out In The Cold By Tim Moore
Yellow Jersey Press
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