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Book awards: William Hill Sports Book of the Year Shortlist

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At the George and Other Essays on Rugby League by Geoffrey Moorhouse1989
Sport and the British: A Modern History by Richard Holt1989
Sportswriter's Year by Simon Barnes1989
Steaming in by Colin Ward1989
Basingstoke Boy by John Arlott1990
Jack Doyle: Fighting for Love by Michael Taub1990
Ranji: The Strange Genius of Ranjitsinhji by Simon Wilde1990
Saturday's Boys: The Football Experience by Harry Lansdown1990
Spring, Summer, Autumn: Three Cricketers, One Season by Rob Steen1991
A Strange Kind of Glory: Sir Matt Busby and Manchester United by Eamon Dunphy1991
Walking on Water by Andy Martin1991
A Licence to Print Money: Journey Through the Gambling and Bookmaking World by Jamie Reid1992
The lords of the rings: Power, money, and drugs in the modern Olympics by Vyv Simson1992
Sea, Ice and Rock: Putting on the L-plates of Each Other's Sport Above the Arctic Circle by Chris Bonington1992
Betrayal: Struggle for Cricket's Soul by Graeme Wright1993
The Great Number Tens by Frank Keating1993
Horsetrader by Patrick Robinson1993
Ladies of the Court by Michael Mewshaw1993
Ray of Hope: The Ray Kennedy Story by Andrew Lees1993
Anyone But England: An Outsider Looks at English Cricket by Mike Marqusee1994
James Hunt: The Biography by Gerald Donaldson1994
Letting Rip: The Fast-Bowling Threat from Lillee to Waqar by Simon Wilde1994
On Top of the World by Rebecca Stephens1994
Sporting Colours - Sport & Politics in South Africa by Mihir Bose1994
Bull: The Biography by Howard Wright1995
The Far Corner: A Mazy Dribble Through North-East Football by Harry Pearson1995
Left Foot Forward: A Year in the Life of a Journeyman Footballer by Garry Nelson1995
Out of Bounds: Inside Professional Golf by Lauren St. John1995
The prizefighters : an intimate look at champions and contenders by Arlene Schulman1995
Bradman by Charles Williams1996
A Girl's Guide to Ball Games by Sue Mott1996
Little Girls in Pretty Boxes: The Making and Breaking of Elite Gymnasts and Figure Skaters by Joan Ryan1996
On the Ropes: Boxing as a Way of Life by Geoffrey Beattie1996
Wally Hammond: The Reasons Why by David Foot1996
Golden Boy: A Biography of Wilf Mannion by Nick Varley1997
Left Foot in the Grave? by Garry Nelson1997
Racers by Richard Williams1997
Rugby's New-Age Travellers by Stuart Barnes1997
W.G.: Biography of W.G. Grace by Robert Low1997
Addicted by Tony Adams1998
Behind the White Ball: My Autobiography by Jimmy White1998
Manchester United Ruined My Life by Colin Shindler1998
We're right behind you, captain! : the alternative story of an Ashes year by David Hopps1998
Winter Colours: Changing Seasons in World Rugby by Donald McRae1998
King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero by David Remnick1999
The Miracle of Castel di Sangro by Joe McGinniss1999
Playgrounds of the Gods by Ian Stafford1999
Redemption Song: Muhammad Ali and the Spirit of the Sixties by Mike Marqusee1999
Brilliant Orange: The Neurotic Genius of Dutch Football by David Winner2000
The Devil and Sonny Liston by Nick Tosches2000
The Great Olympic Swindle by Andrew Jennings2000
Mystery Spinner: The Story of Jack Iverson by Gideon Haigh2000
Peak Performance by Clive Gilson2000
Full Time: The Secret Life of Tony Cascarino by Paul Kimmage2001
Looking For A Fight by David Matthews2001
A Voyage for Madmen by Peter Nichols2001
War, Baby: The Glamour of Violence by Kevin Mitchell2001
Niall Quinn: The Autobiography by Niall Quinn2002
Opening Up: My Autobiography by Mike Atherton2002
A Season With Verona by Tim Parks2002
Taking on the World by Ellen MacArthur2002
Ajax, the Dutch, the War: Football in Europe During the Second World War by Simon Kuper2003
Bob Wilson: My Autobiography by Bob Wilson2003
Bodyline Autopsy by David Frith2003
Foul Play by David Thomas2003
In Search of Tiger: A Journey Through Golf with Tiger Woods by Tom Callahan2003
Facing the Frozen Ocean: One Man's Dream to Lead a Team Across the Treacherous North Atlantic by Bear Grylls2004
Feet in the Clouds: A Tale of Fell-Running and Obsession by Richard Askwith2004
A Lifetime in a Race by Matthew Pinsent2004
On and off the field by E. T. Smith2004
White Angels: Beckham, the Real Madrid and the New Football by John Carlin2004
Butcher: My Autobiography by Terry Butcher2005
Dragons and All Blacks: Wales v.. New Zealand - 1953 and a Century of Rugby by Huw Richards2005
Engineering Archie (Played in Britain) by Simon Inglis2005
The Great White Hopes: The Quest to Defeat Jack Johnson by Graeme Kent2005
Push Yourself Just a Little Bit More: Backstage at the Tour De France by Johnny Green2005
Barefoot Runner: The Life of Marathon Champion Abebe Bikila by Paul Rambali2006
Berlin Games: How the Nazis Stole the Olympic Dream by Guy Walters2006
The Death of Marco Pantani: A Biography by Matt Rendell2006
The Italian job by Gianluca Vialli2006
Preferred Lies: A Journey into the Heart of Scottish Golf by Andrew Greig2006
Left for Dead: The Untold Story of the Tragic 1979 Fastnet Race by Nick Ward2007
My Manchester United Years: The Autobiography by Sir Bobby Charlton2007
Shane Warne: Portrait of a Flawed Genius by Simon Wilde2007
Tommy's Honor: The Story of Old Tom Morris and Young Tom Morris, Golf's Founding Father and Son by Kevin Cook2007
Up Pompey: A Clueless American Sportswriter Bumbles Through English Football by Chuck Culpepper2007
The Austerity Olympics: When the Games Came to London in 1948 by Janie Hampton2008
Bad Blood: The Secret Life of the Tour de France by Jeremy Whittle2008
Bamboo Goalposts: One Man's Quest to Teach the People's Republic of China to Love Football by Rowan Simons2008
Inverting the Pyramid: The History of Football Tactics by Jonathan Wilson2008
Playing the Enemy: Nelson Mandela and the Game That Made a Nation by John Carlin2008
Confessions of a Rugby Mercenary by John Daniell2009
Eclipse by Nicholas Clee2009
Feet of the Chameleon: The Story of Football in Africa by Ian Hawkey2009
Ring of Fire by Rick Broadbent2009
Simple Goalkeeping Made Spectacular: A Riotous Footballing Memoir About the Loneliest Position on the Field by Graham Joyce2009
Blood Knots by Luke Jennings2010
Bounce: Mozart, Federer, Picasso, Beckham, and the Science of Success by Matthew Syed2010
A Last English Summer by Duncan Hamilton2010
Open: An Autobiography by André Agassi2010
Trautmann's Journey: From Hitler Youth to FA Cup Legend by Catrine Clay2010
32 Programmes by Dave Roberts2011
Among the Fans (Wisden Sports Writing) by Patrick Collins2011
Engage: The Fall and Rise of Matt Hampson by Paul Kimmage2011
The Ghost Runner: The Epic Journey of the Man They Couldn't Stop by Bill Jones2011
Into the Arena: The World of the Spanish Bullfight by Alexander Fiske-Harrison2011
My Autobiography by A.P. (Tony) McCoy2011
Racing through the dark: the rise and fall of David Millar by David Millar2011
Be Careful What You Wish For by Simon Jordan2012
Fibber in the Heat by Miles Jupp2012
A Life Without Limits: A World Champion's Journey by Chrissie Wellington2012
Running with the Kenyans: Passion, Adventure, and the Secrets of the Fastest People on Earth by Adharanand Finn2012
Shot And A Ghost by James Willstrop2012
I Am Zlatan: My Story On and Off the Field by Zlatan Ibrahimović2013
Bookie Gambler Fixer Spy: A Journey to the Heart of Cricket's Underworld by Ed Hawkins2013
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown2013
Seven Deadly Sins: My Pursuit of Lance Armstrong by David Walsh2013
The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance by David Epstein2013
Alone: The Triumph and Tragedy of John Curry by Bill Jones2014
Bobby Moore: The Man in Full by Matt Dickinson2014
Floodlights and Touchlines: A History of Spectator Sport by Rob Steen2014
Played in London: Charting the Heritage of a City at Play (Played in Britain) by Simon Inglis2014
Run or Die by Kílian Jornet Burgada2014
Fifty-Six: The Story of the Bradford Fire by Martin Fletcher2015
Fire in Babylon by Simon Lister2015
Living on the Volcano: The Secrets of Surviving as a Football Manager by Michael Calvin2015
A Man's World: The Double Life of Emile Griffith by Donald McRae2015
Speed Kings: The 1932 Winter Olympics and the Fastest Men in the World by Andy Bull2015
Chasing Shadows - The Life & Death of Peter Roebuck by Elliott Cartledge2016
Endurance: The Extraordinary Life and Times of Emil Zátopek (Wisden Sports Writing) by Rick Broadbent2016
Find a Way by Diana Nyad2016
Forever Young: The Story of Adrian Doherty, Football's Lost Genius by Oliver Kay2016
Ali: A Life by Jonathan Eig2017
Centaur by Declan Murphy2017
The Greatest Comeback: From Genocide to Football Glory by David Bolchover2017
Quiet Genius: Bob Paisley, British football’s greatest manager by Ian Herbert2017
Swell: A Waterbiography by Jenny Landreth2017
Berlin 1936: Sixteen Days in August by Oliver Hilmes2018
The Boy on the Shed: A remarkable sporting memoir with a foreword by Alan Shearer by Paul Ferris2018
Sevens Heaven: The Beautiful Chaos of Fiji's Olympic Dream by Ben Ryan2018
Tiger Woods by Jeff Benedict2018

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