Wed, 24/04/2013 - 13:16
Sebastian Coe and Bradley Wiggins are among the sports stars included in the British Sports Book Awards shortlists.
Coe's Running My Life will compete with Wiggins' My Times in the autobiography category, alongside Darren Clarke, SImon Jordan, William Fotheringham, David Walsh, Duncan Hamilton and Ian Thorpe...
Tue, 11/12/2012 - 16:07
Jamie Oliver has retained pole position at the top of the official book charts and has increased his lead over his nearest rivals in the race to be crowned the book trade's Christmas number one.
Sales of Jamie's 15-minute Meals (Michael Joseph) totalled 94,501 copies in the UK last week, up 37% on the previous week,...
Thu, 08/11/2012 - 16:12
A full day of publicity for Bradley Wiggins' autobiography My Time (Yellow Jersey Press) was cancelled today (8th November) after the Olympic gold medallist broke a rib and finger in a cycling accident last night (7th).
The cyclist had been scheduled to take part in interviews including BBC Radio 2's "Chris Evans...
Thu, 16/08/2012 - 11:51
Carlton Books is the latest publisher to jump on the two-wheeled bandwagon, signing a biography of Olympic and Tour de France cycling hero, Bradley Wiggins.
Sports editor Jim Greenhough bought world rights in the title, Bradley Wiggins: The Story of Britain's Greatest-Ever Cyclist, directly from the author, the Press...
Mon, 06/08/2012 - 16:42
Yellow Jersey Press has acquired a new autobiography by British Olympic cycling champion and Tour de France winner, Bradley Wiggins, to be published on 8th November.
Bradley Wiggins: My Time is described as a "full-length, in-depth and intimate memoir", to follow Wiggins' journey to Gold in the time trials...
Fri, 03/08/2012 - 13:35
The race to acquire a new book from Olympic hero and Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins is believed to be underway, with a large offer on the table from a UK publisher to clinch the deal.
Wiggins this week became Britain's most decorated Olympian when he won a gold in the men's individual time trial event, taking his...
Fri, 27/07/2012 - 09:26
Sales of London-themed Olympic 2012 books shot up 21% last week, as booksellers reported a “building buzz” around London.
Rebecca Hart, manager of Foyles Westfield Stratford branch, said a “host of new people” were coming into the shop, from Olympic Stadium workers, security and army personnel to coaches and...
Thu, 14/10/2010 - 06:40
Orion is going behind the scenes at the Tour de France with Britain’s top road racer, Bradley Wiggins.
Daily Telegraph sports writer Brendan Gallagher is co-authoring the book with Wiggins, which will cover his disappointment at finishing 24th this year, his battle with the elements and the terrain, and Lance Armstrong’s...