Extraordinarily mature technically as well as emotionally "The Sunday Times" The best novel about sport I ve read. Caryl Phillips, author of "The Final Passage" [An] impressive first novel. "The New York Times" An absorbing writer. "The New Yorker""
-Extraordinarily mature--technically as well as emotionally- --The Sunday Times
-The best novel about sport I've read.- --Caryl Phillips, author of The Final Passage
-[An] impressive first novel.- --The New York Times
-An absorbing writer.- --The New Yorker
An astute and compelling story about a rough and ready Rugby League football hero in an industrial northern city.