Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Book of Two Halves: Football Short Stories” as Want to Read:
A Book of Two Halves: Football Short Stories
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

A Book of Two Halves: Football Short Stories

3.34  ·  Rating Details  ·  35 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This isa collection of 23 football stories, including stories by Irvine Welsh, Iain Sinclair, Glyn Maxwell, Geoff Nicholson, Kim Newman, and Liz Jensen. It also includes poems about football by John Hegley. The plots involve a riotous Hibernian Saturday night and a hazardous visit to White Hart Lane. ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by Phoenix (first published 1996)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about A Book of Two Halves, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about A Book of Two Halves

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 72)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Nik Myles
Nik Myles rated it really liked it
May 17, 2016
David Norrington
David Norrington marked it as to-read
May 15, 2016
Silvia marked it as to-read
Mar 30, 2016
William marked it as to-read
Feb 26, 2016
Z marked it as to-read
Jan 21, 2016
Zac added it
Jan 16, 2016
Bianca M
Bianca M marked it as to-read
Jan 11, 2016
Cecilia Dunbar Hernandez
Cecilia Dunbar Hernandez rated it it was amazing
Oct 02, 2015
Robert added it
Aug 15, 2015
Richard Green
Richard Green rated it liked it
Jul 13, 2015
Mattie T
Mattie T rated it liked it
Mar 29, 2015
Valerio Rosati
Valerio Rosati rated it liked it
Jan 17, 2015
Gabriel Rolland
Gabriel Rolland marked it as to-read
Dec 12, 2014
Colleen marked it as to-read
Nov 19, 2014
Eric Fischl
Eric Fischl rated it liked it
Oct 17, 2014
Jonathan rated it liked it
Sep 03, 2014
Alison marked it as to-read
Jul 09, 2014
Alex Henderson
Alex Henderson rated it it was amazing
May 14, 2014
Stuart marked it as to-read
Jan 31, 2016
Joe rated it liked it
Apr 06, 2014
Jon rated it liked it
Mar 11, 2014
Gero added it
Feb 16, 2014
Terence James Eeles
Terence James Eeles rated it really liked it
Oct 04, 2013
Pietro rated it liked it
Sep 24, 2013
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Nicholas Royle is the author of seven novels, two novellas and a short story collection. He has edited sixteen anthologies of short stories. A senior lecturer in creative writing at the Manchester Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University, he also runs Nightjar Press, publishing original short stories as signed, limited-edition chapbooks. He works as a fiction reviewer for The Independe ...more
More about Nicholas Royle...

Share This Book