Sport biographies & memoir

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Relentless

Sam Mitchell

With four premierships, 329 games and a Brownlow Medal, Sam Mitchell is a true AFL legend.

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A Wink from the Universe

A Wink from the Universe

Martin Flanagan

One of our most beloved sportswriters takes us behind the scenes of a football fairytale.

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 Special priceLeather Soul: A Half-back Flanker's Rhythm and Blues

Leather Soul: A Half-back Flanker’s Rhythm and Blues

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy has never been a typical footballer. Music buff, Age columnist and Winnebago driver, he is as comfortable in a Fitzroy café or the front bar of a grungy pub as he is in the locker room. In this unique memoir,...

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Oppy: The Life of Sir Hubert Opperman

Oppy: The Life of Sir Hubert Opperman

Daniel Oakman

Hubert 'Oppy' Opperman was a sporting icon, a cycling phenomenon whose epic feats of endurance captivated the cycling world. For over two decades, he dominated almost every race he entered and shattered record after record in...

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Unbreakable

Unbreakable

Jess Halloran, Jelena Dokic

This is a story of Jelena Dokic's survival. How she survived as a refugee, twice. How she survived on the tennis court to become world No. 4. But, most importantly, how she survived her father, Damir Dokic, the tennis dad from...

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Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods

Jeff Benedict, Armen Keteyian

Based on three years of extensive research and reporting, two of today's most acclaimed investigative journalists, Jeff Benedict of Sports Illustrated and eleven-time Emmy Award winner Armen Keteyian, deliver the first major...

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The Things That Make Us: Life, Loss and Football

The Things That Make Us: Life, Loss and Football

Nick Riewoldt, Peter Hanlon

From number one pick in the 2000 AFL draft, to six-time winner of St Kilda's best and fairest award, to five-time All Australian, to captaining his club for a record 220 games, to more than 330 games as a star of the AFL, Nick...

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Ali: A Life

Ali: A Life

Jonathan Eig

The most comprehensive and definitive biography of Muhammad Ali that has ever been published, based on more than 500 interviews with those who knew him best, with many dramatic new discoveries about his life and career.

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The Footy Lady

The Footy Lady

Stephanie Asher

No tragedy, no challenge, has proved too hard for Susan Alberti. The woman from the working-class suburbs has battled boardrooms, courts, lymphoma and adult diabetes; and was one of the driving forces behind the AFL's move into...

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The Journey: My Story, from Backyard Cricket to Australian Captain

The Journey: My Story, from Backyard Cricket to Australian Captain

Steve Smith, Brian Murgatroyd

The fascinating and revealing inside account of Steve Smith's journey from cricket-mad kid to Australian Captain.

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Legacy

Legacy

Tim Cahill

The story of international football star Tim Cahill, one of the most admired Australian sportsmen of all time. It's an unlikely footballing fairy tale. Born in Sydney to a Samoan mother and Londoner father, Timothy Cahill grew up...

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Unstoppable: My Life So Far

Unstoppable: My Life So Far

Maria Sharapova

The fiercely honest, fearless, darkly funny autobiography of Maria Sharapova: child tennis star, global brand, survivor.

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AJ: How Alan Jones Climbed to the Top of Formula One

AJ: How Alan Jones Climbed to the Top of Formula One

Alan Jones

Few names in international motorsport are treated with the same reverence as Alan Jones. When he speaks, they listen.He is one of only two Australians to win the Formula One World Drivers' Championship, and the...

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Life of Brine: A Surfer's Journey

Life of Brine: A Surfer’s Journey

Phil Jarratt

Life of Brine is the memoir of Phil Jarratt, one of the world's best-known chroniclers of surfing culture whose lifelong pursuit of the perfect wave has placed him in the midst of some of the most exciting moments in surfing's...

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Pushing The Limits: Life, Marathons & Kokoda

Pushing The Limits: Life, Marathons & Kokoda

Kurt Fearnley

There were tears streaming down my face, but I drove myself on, screaming, 'Who are you? Who are you?' And each time the answer that kept bouncing around in my mind was just- 'I am someone who will never stop. Someone who will...

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My Way

My Way

Moana Hope

A high-flying athlete who is grounded by remarkable selflessness, Moana Hope is an inspiration for women and girls everywhere. My Way is her story.

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The Hornet: From Bullied Schoolboy to World Champion

The Hornet: From Bullied Schoolboy to World Champion

Jeff Horn, Grantlee Kieza

The story of Jeff Horn reads like a fairytale. Written with award-winning author, journalist and boxing aficionado Grantlee Kieza, The Hornet is the tale of a boy who, slapped around by bullies, saw through tears in his eyes a...

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Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

Valentino Rossi: Life of a Legend

Motorbooks

An intimate portrait of the life of one of the most successful and enigmatic legends in the history of motorsports.

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Just Another Hurdle

Just Another Hurdle

Jana Pittman

It was wonderful when Jana joined our squad before the Sydney Olympics. She demonstrated straight away that she is fearless, competitive and had an.....

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Ronaldo - 2018 Updated Edition: The Obsession For Perfection

Ronaldo - 2018 Updated Edition: The Obsession For Perfection

Luca Caioli

A fully revised look at the career of Real Madrid's global superstar.

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My Fight Your Fight: The Official Ronda Rousey autobiography

My Fight Your Fight: The Official Ronda Rousey autobiography

Ronda Rousey

Reveals how we can all be at our best, even on our worst days, and how we can turn our limitations into opportunities. This book enables you to face your own challenges in life, whatever they may be.

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 Special priceThe General

The General

Luke Hodge

This is the official autobiography of one of the AFL's most respected and celebrated players, and one of the greatest leaders the sport has ever seen. Football books don't come much bigger than this.

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Body Lengths

Body Lengths

Leisel Jones, Felicity McLean

'From the moment I am born, I am like no-one else around me. I am a fish out of water. Even in the pool.'

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Resilient

Resilient

Mitchell Johnson

Not all cricket legends are forged easily - sometimes you have to conquer yourself before you can conquer the world.

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Here it is

Here it is

Paul Roos

The exclusive, no-holds-barred full story of supercoach Paul Roos' coaching career at Sydney and Melbourne and his top 25 coaching tips for creating a champion team.

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Open: An Autobiography

Open: An Autobiography

Andre Agassi

He is one of the most beloved athletes in history and one of the most gifted men ever to step onto a tennis court - but from early childhood Andre Agassi hated the game.

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But Seriously: An Autobiography

But Seriously: An Autobiography

John McEnroe

Legendary tennis star and expert commentator John McEnroe's long-awaited follow-up to the international bestseller Serious.

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Billy Slater Autobiography

Billy Slater Autobiography

Billy Slater

The autobiography of one of the greatest rugby league players in the game's long history.

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Messi (Updated 2018 Edition)

Messi (Updated 2018 Edition)

Luca Caioli

The updated edition of Luca Caioli's brilliant biography of Barcelona soccer star Lionel Messi, now covering the 2016/17 season

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The Cat with the Giant Story

The Cat with the Giant Story

Steve Johnson

Steve Johnson has become the king of reinvention - from misbehaving larrikin to premiership star; from Cat to Giant - and he's been at the heart of two of the most remarkable AFL teams of modern times: the great Geelong...

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Cazaly: The Legend: Roy Cazaly's extraordinary story is one of the great tales of Australian Football.

Cazaly: The Legend: Roy Cazaly’s extraordinary story is one of the great tales of Australian Football.

Robert Allen

Roy Cazaly's extraordinary story is one of the great tales of Australian Football.

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Life As I Know It

Life As I Know It

Michelle Payne

In Life As I Know It, Michelle Payne tells her deeply moving story. It will lift your spirits, stir your heart and give you courage.

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Tulloch: A Mighty Champion

Tulloch: A Mighty Champion

Ken Linnett

Winner of the Bill Whittaker Book Award 2018This is the remarkable story of Tulloch, the virtually unwanted yearling who rose to greatness with the support of Australia's most flamboyant trainer and a...

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Climbing the Mountain: The Autobiography

Climbing the Mountain: The Autobiography

Allan Moffat, John Smailes

Told for the first time in his own words, this is the gripping inside story of Allan Moffat, an Australian motor sport legend.

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The Art of Cycling

The Art of Cycling

Cadel Evans

The bestselling autobiography of a cycling legend and winner of the 2011 Tour de France

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