The incomparable range of sports books produced by Pitch Publishing over the past few years has ensured theyÕve secured a place as one of the UKÕs leading publishers of sporting material.
From the unashamedly nostalgic Got, Not Got and the thought-provoking If Only: An Alternative History of the Beautiful Game, to Andrew MurtaghÕs superbly-written Gentleman and a Player, Pitch Publishing are always likely to come up with something different. Take a look at their current range:
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We’ve grown so used to images of refugees on the evening news that we’re increasingly immune to their plight. Yet refugees who, having escaped the wretchedness of their homes are often viewed with suspicion or barely-concealed dislike, usually because of their colour, religion, or even manner of dress.
One Goal is a book about hope: be it sporting, religious, cultural or political. Read it, because it might make you look at those television images of refugees a little differently.
Release date: 26th April, 2018 Publisher: Pitch Publishing
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Paul Vaessen, an “amiable, curly-haired 18-year-old,” grabbed a late winner against Juventus, a goal that triggered an explosion of joy among Arsenal fans. Yet within three years, a terrible injury forced premature retirement and so began a downward spiral towards manic depression, schizophrenia and, as he faced the probable amputation of his leg, an early, lonely death in a Bristol flat at the age of just 39. (read review)
Release date: 04th May, 2018 Publisher: CreateSpace
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All time greats
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