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Wrestling books I own, in descending order of quality

S. Lewis "oldskoolsi"
 
Pure Dynamite: The Autobiography of Tom 'Dynamite Kid' Billington
Pure Dynamite: The Autobiography of Tom 'Dynamite Kid' Billington
"A fascinating read, Billington certainly led an interesting life"
Have a Nice Day : A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks
Have a Nice Day : A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks
"I love Foley's self depreciating style"
Hooker: An Authentic Wrestler's Adventures Inside the Bizarre World of Professional Wrestling
Hooker: An Authentic Wrestler's Adventures Inside the Bizarre World of Professional Wrestling
"Not just about Thesz, but an invaluable insight into wrestling before sports entertainment"
The Wrestling
The Wrestling
"I particularly love how no-one in British wrestling seems to like each other"
The Legends of Wrestling: Classy Freddie Blassie
The Legends of Wrestling: Classy Freddie Blassie
"The best WWE books are the ones where the wrestler has actually been around long enough to deserve an autobiography"
To be the Man (WWE)
To be the Man (WWE)
"A great book only spoiled by Flair dissing certain wrestlers just to improve sales"
Foley is Good
Foley is Good
"The chapters where Foley defends wrestling seem forced but otherwise the second book is almost as good as the first"
Bobby the Brain: Wrestling's Bad Boy Tells All
Bobby the Brain: Wrestling's Bad Boy Tells All
"I loved the Brain character and the book is just as funny"
It's Good to be the King...: Sometimes
It's Good to be the King...: Sometimes
"Another good WWE book by a legendary wrestler.  The parts about his breakup with the Kat are quite touching"
Wrestlemania: the Offical Insider's Story
Wrestlemania: the Offical Insider's Story
"Some interesting insights into Wrestlemania"
In the Pit with Piper
In the Pit with Piper
"Pper is great, although he is obsessed with the sickness"
The Stone Cold Truth (WWE)
The Stone Cold Truth (WWE)
"Not as good as it should have been.  The early part of his career is especially lacking in detail"
The Hardy Boyz
The Hardy Boyz
"Suprisingly a good read.  Jeff is particularly honest"
The Ultimate World Wrestling Entertainment Trivia Book: The Ultimate WWE Trivia Book
The Ultimate World Wrestling Entertainment Trivia Book: The Ultimate WWE Trivia Book
"For WWF geeks everywhere"
Arn Anderson 4 Ever: A Look Behind the Curtain
Arn Anderson 4 Ever: A Look Behind the Curtain
"Athough Arn doesn't break Kayfabe its still a good look at his wrestling career"
Broken Harts: The Life and Death of Owen Hart
Broken Harts: The Life and Death of Owen Hart
"The first part about Owen's life story may be filled with inacuracies, but the second half of the book (about his death and subsequent investigation and lawsuit) is heartbreaking"
Unscripted (WWE)
Unscripted (WWE)
"Good as a coffee table book but little else"
Hollywood Hulk Hogan (WWE)
Hollywood Hulk Hogan (WWE)
"This book should have been great, but even Hogan admits he lied throughout it which makes it kind of pointless"
Tietam Brown
Tietam Brown
"I've said already I love his writing style but the story's not up to much"
Postively Page: The Diamond Dallas Page Journey
Postively Page: The Diamond Dallas Page Journey
"Page claims it's great - he's wrong"
It's True! It's True!
It's True! It's True!
"Angle comes off as far too cocky for me, plus he's not been pro wrestler long enough to deserve an autobiography (as proved by the fact that less than half the book envolves it)"
Mick Foley's Christmas Chaos
Mick Foley's Christmas Chaos
"The  kiddie story is poor (even for a kiddie story)but Jerry's pictures look nice"
Bret 'Hitman' Hart: The Best There Is, the Best There Was, the Best There Ever Will Be
Bret 'Hitman' Hart: The Best There Is, the Best There Was, the Best There Ever Will Be
"Full of inaccurate info, wait for his own book(s), if they ever come out"
Chair Shots and Other Obstacles: Winning Life's Wrestling Matches
Chair Shots and Other Obstacles: Winning Life's Wrestling Matches
"I've already said I love the Brain but as as a wrestling book there's not enough wrestling and as a self help book it's contradictory at best"
Cps-under Bus Sel Mat Uvsc Ed
Cps-under Bus Sel Mat Uvsc Ed
"Unfortunately Diana Hart's book Under the Mat is banned because it was all lies so  this was the closest match.  It may all be bs but  its (unintentionally) funny esp the part with Davey and dragons!"