Relections On A Life Well Lived, a posthumous look back at the life and career of legendary golf broadcaster and former Ryder Cup player Peter Alliss, is being teed up by G2 this Autumn.
Regarded by many as “The Voice of Golf”, the former professional golfer and television commentator died on December 5, 2020, aged 89 at his home in Hindhead, Surrey.
Peter Alliss will be remembered at a Thanksgiving Service to be held at St Andrews University on Wednesday July 13, the day before plays starts at the 150th Open Championship on the Old Course. The Service is supported by the PGA, the DP European Tour, the R&A and the BBC. Pictures and comments from those at the Service will be included in the book.
- Serialisation is booked in the Daily Telegraph in the week leading up to The Open including an interview with Peter’s wife Jackie. Jackie will be fronting media publicity for the £20 hardback book at the time of publication on October 22 2022.
Rush released to tie in with the appointment of England legend Steven Gerrard as manager of Aston Villa, The Aston Villa A – Z is available both on Amazon and in the official club shops at Villa Park.
Gerrard recently made the ” statement ” signings of Philippe Coutinho and Lucas Digne to add the “steel and style” to help turn Aston Villa into a major Premier League force again quickly.
Written by Villa superfan Simon Goodyear, the alphabetical gift book is exclusively available through this web-site at the discount price of £9.99 (RRP £12.99) for the paperback version and £3.99 for the ebook … a perfect present for all discerning Villa fans.
The Aston Villa A-Z has been hastily updated to include the sensational appointment of Steven Gerrard as manager this month. The England and Liverpool legend ‘Stevie G’ arrives from Glasgow Rangers to replace Dean Smith who was sacked earlier this month following a run of five successive defeats.
The large-format paperback will be released to coincide with the Liverpool vs Aston Villa match on December 11th – the first time that Gerrard has been back to Anfield as a Premier League manager.
The fully-illustrated gift book also ties in with the 40th anniversary of the club winning the old First Division in the 1980/1981 season and the European Cup, in which Peter Withe scored the only goal to beat Bayern Munich in 1982.
Author Simon Goodyear is a director of the official Aston Villa Supporter’s Trust and has also written a biography of former Villa captain and Britain’s first £100m player Jack Grealish – Super Jack – available from G2 Entertaiment.
Are you a Blues’ brain-box? If so, then put that claim to the test with the Official Chelsea FC Quiz Book which is released this month priced at £10. If not, you’ll be well on your way after having a Shed load of fun testing yourself and your friends.
The book contains 100 quizzes with 1000 questions on aspects of the South West London club. Full of fascinating facts featuring the all-time greats as well as the superstars of the 2021/22 first team squad, this is sure to be a book that any true-blue can’t put down.
So if you want to know the nicknames of such legendary players as Ron Harris or Peter Bonetti; who has scored the most goals and been captain the longest; how many Champions’ League Finals and Premier League titles Chelsea has won; and who is the fans’ favourite ever player then what are you waiting for … just a thousand tricky testers to go!
Pictured is author Jules Gammond asking Frank Lampard who’s going to win the 2008 Champions League Final in Moscow. Unfortunately, Frank got it wrong!