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The Beatles, Football and Me By Hunter Davies

The Beatles, Football and Me by Hunter Davies

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Beautifully written and evocativememoir by the biographer of The Beatles and Gazza, and author of the footballing classic The Glory Game"

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The Beatles, Football and Me by Hunter Davies

Hunter Davies is one of the most well-known and respected sports writersin the country. His most famous work, The Glory Game", is a footballing classic still in print some 30 years since its original publication. Hunter is also a successful novelist and distinguished biographer, whose subjects include The Beatles, Dwight Yorke and Paul Gascoigne. Now, though,he describeshis own extraordinary life, from growing up on a Carlisle council estate in the 1950s and his student days at Durham to his introduction to Fleet Street,his enduringobsession with football and memorabilia, and the many fascinating characters he has met, interviewedand written about over the last 40 years. It is also the intimate portrait of his marriage toteenage sweetheart Margaret Forster, herself a well-known novelist. Full of wonderful observations, warm humour and colourful anecdote - a memoir to treasure.

The Beatles, Football and Me Reviews

'An enjoyable read. [Hunter Davies is] easy-going, humorous and a natural journalist...he comes across as a thoroughly nice man' -- Sunday Times

About Hunter Davies

Hunter Davies was born in Renfrew, Scotland, in January 1936. He has written more than 40 books and, as a journalist, he contributes to the Sunday Times and writes a weekly football column in the New Statesman. He is an avid collector of football memorabilia and has amassed an impressive collection over the years. He lives with his wife in the Lake District and in London.

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GOR003106187
9780755314027
0755314026
The Beatles, Football and Me by Hunter Davies
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Headline Publishing Group
2006-08-28
352
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