Ronald Reng

Ronald Reng


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Frankfurt, Germany
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Ronald Reng is a German sports journalist and author. Of his books, two have been translated to English and both of them have been honored with book awards in the UK.

The Keeper of Dreams, the story of the German non-league goalkeeper Lars Leese who ended up playing for Barnsley Football Club in the Premier League, won the Sports Book of the Year Award in 2004. It was the first foreign book to achieve such praise. Reng's biography of the late German national goalkeeper Robert Enke, A Life too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke was voted William Hill Sports Book of the Year in 2011. Reng was the first non-English speaking author in 23 years to win the award.

In Germany, Reng was distinguished seven times in nine years, between 2001 and 2010, w
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A Life Too Short: The Trage...

4.47 avg rating — 2,156 ratings — published 2010 — 19 editions
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Gebrauchsanweisung für London

3.16 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 2004 — 2 editions
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Der Traumhüter. Die unglaub...

3.84 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Spieltage Die andere Geschi...

4.20 avg rating — 109 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Mroskos Talente: Das erstau...

4.45 avg rating — 42 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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Mein Leben als Engländer

3.14 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2003
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Warum wir laufen

4.33 avg rating — 9 ratings2 editions
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Fremdgänger

3.44 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2005
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The Funny German

2.88 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Barça: Die großen Jahre

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2015
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“If you could just have my head for half an hour, you’d know why I go mad.”
Ronald Reng

“as a team and have a distinct sense of self-confidence.”
Ronald Reng, A Life Too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke

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