The story of the world's greatest all-rounder for children. Carefully abridged and adapted for children of nine and upwards, here is the story of a larger than life character - the triumphs, the achievements and the setbacks of a remarkable career both on and off the cricket pitch.
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‘The cricket book of the year’
‘Plenty of indiscretion, malice and comedy’
Ian Botham's bestselling autobiography is an explosive blend of sex and drug allegations, personal upheavals, confrontations with peers and remarkable record-breaking feats. Voted favourite cricketer of the 20th century in a recent survey, Botham's outstanding contribution to the game, both as a player and an outspoken commentator for Sky television, makes for compelling reading.
In this fully revised and updated edition, Botham laments the continued decline of English cricket while putting forward his argument for a change in the selectorial process. Away from the game, he writes about his most recent charity walk for Leukaemia Research and where he sees his long-term future.
'Plenty of indiscretion, malice and comedy'
'Catches the authentic flavour of the man'
'The juggernaut of sports autobiographies'
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Book Description Collins 10/07/1995, 1995. Book Condition: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780001979208
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Book Description Collins 10/07/1995, 1995. Book Condition: Good. This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780001979208
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Book Description Collins, 1995. 1st thus. 191 pages pb. Bw plates and Career Statistics. Near Fine Sporting Heroes. Bookseller Inventory # 8683