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British Sports Book Awards – shortlist announced

Bloomsbury are pleased to announce that they have four titles in the shortlist for the Cross British Sports Books Awards this year.


Alone: Triumph and Tragedy of John Curry by Bill Jones (Biography of the Year and Outstanding Sports Writing)

31-0 by James Montague (Football Book of the Year)

10 for 10: Hedley Verity and the Story of Cricket’s Greatest Bowling Feat by Chris Waters (Cricket Book of the Year)

Wisden on the Great War by A Renshaw (Cricket Book of the Year)

The Cross British Sports Book Awards takes place on 3rd June at Lords Cricket Ground and will be broadcast on SkySports.

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Bloomsbury Christmas Sale


Wondering what to get your friends and family for Christmas? Who doesn’t love a gift of a book?!

Click on the picture above to discover a world of beautiful books. And if sports just your thing, click here to browse our sports pages.

But remember this offer is available for two weeks only.

Listen to Julia Buckley talk to KFKA’s Devon Lentz about her new book The Fat Burn Revolution

Click on the book cover below to listen to Julia Buckley talk to KFKA’s Devon Lentz about her new book The Fat Burn Revolution.


A rare picture of the first three five-time winners of the Tour: Merckx, Hinault and Anquetil. #tdf

Bloomsbury Sport’s Tour de France Photo of the Day

Stage 13

Top table
The three five-time Tour winners meet at the 1987 race: Eddy Merckx, Bernard Hinault and Jacques Anquetil. Anquetil would die just four months later of stomach cancer.


These photos can be found on page 160 of Tour de France 100.

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