Limber up for a Becks seller

<p>Tom Holman</p><p>In any other year, David Beckham's My Side would have swept all competition before it. The phenomenal success of J K Rowling's Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has pushed up retailers' expectations of blockbusters, but Beckham's book should still end the year in second place on the bestsellers' list.</p><p>HarperCollins became the envy of the publishing world when it picked up world rights to publish My Side for an advance variously estimated at between &#163;2m and &#163;4m last August. Michael Doggart, publishing director at sports imprint CollinsWillow, won t...

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