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Manchester United Ruined My Life

by Colin Shindler

  • 368 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Headline Book Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: sport,
  • Soccer (Association football),
  • Soccer,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sports,
  • Jewish - General,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_BIOGRAPHY,
  • JEWS_GREAT BRITAIN,
  • SOCCER_HISTORY,
  • SPORTS SPECTATORS,
  • Sports & Recreation / Soccer

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7960259M
    ISBN 100747259836
    ISBN 109780747259831

    Colin Shindler has previously written of his deep love for Manchester City in the bestselling Manchester United Ruined My Life and three other previous books. Now he tells the story of his sorrowful disenchantment with his home town club as, on the instruction of its new foreign owners, it turns itself remorselessly into a global brand/5(20). Colin Shindler has 39 books on Goodreads with ratings. Colin Shindler’s most popular book is Manchester United Ruined My Life.

    His first book, MANCHESTER UNITED RUINED MY LIFE, was a big bestseller and was shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year prize; and his second, FATHERS, SONS AND FOOTBALL, also hit the bestseller list. He is the author of two novels. Buy this book. Of all the nostalgic How-I-fell-in-love-with-my-club books that followed in the wake of Fever Pitch, Colin Shindler's Manchester United Ruined My Life was perhaps the most notable and fondly remembered. Charming and amusing as it was, the reason for its popularity and success can undoubtedly be traced to its subject: Manchester.

    a very entertaining read. the book chronicals the parallel achievements of and also the book introduces into the narrative the social history of the period biggest impact that can be measured is the effect that sport has on family life, with special reference to author also gives an glimpse into the jewish society within great britian/5. Manchester City Ruined My Life. Colin Shindler first wrote of his deep love for Manchester City in Manchester United Ruined My Life. Now he tells the story of his sorrowful disenchantment with his home town club as, on the instruction of its new foreign owners, it .


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He is the Manchester United Ruined My Life book of two novels. show more/5(). Manchester United Ruined My Life. Colin Shindler was dealt a cruel hand by Fate when he became a passionate Manchester City supporter. In this brilliant sporting autobiography he recalls the great characters of his youth, like his eccentric Uncle Laurence, as well as his professional heroes.

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The book is about a) being Jewish (and quite repetitively) b) Manchester City and c) Lancashire cricket. Manchester United only really feature every time they beat City, which is frequently/5(15). Colin Shindler has supported City since infancy. His bestselling memoir of a childhood on the terraces, Manchester United Ruined My Life (), ends with the lines: “A verbal contract to 4/5.

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Manchester United Ruined My Wife, the hilarious tale of a life-long United supporter and the way his obsession affected his wife and daughters, one of whom grew up to be an international pop star, was first published in selling o copies.

Threaded through these sporting events is the author's own story, which touches on a universal nerve, growing up in a Jewish family, his childhodd destroyed by the sudden death of his mother and his slow emotional recovery through his love for Manchester City.

His first book, MANCHESTER UNITED RUINED MY LIFE, was a big bestseller and was shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year prize; and his second, FATHERS, SONS AND FOOTBALL, also hit the bestseller list. He is the author of two novels. Reviews for Manchester United Ruined My Life.

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$ Free shipping. No ratings or reviews yet.In an earlier book, Manchester United Ruined My Life, he detailed the start of his passion; this one has all the pain and anguish of a jilted lover. Schindler’s publishers, Headline Books, had even persuaded the fragrant Maureen Lipman to offer a quote for the back cover: “Manchester United Ruined My Life purports to be an autobiography about a sports obsessive,” it gurgles.

“In fact, it is a bleak but often hilarious book about the unfunny subject of loss.”.