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‘Fantastic.’ Candice Carty-Williams
‘Stirring … bold and powerful.’ Guardian
‘A gripping, thought-provoking and important read.’ Daily Mail
From Jamaica to Sheffield to the recently formed Premier League, Uri rises through the ranks as a referee, making it to the the highest level of our national game.
But along the way he is confronted with tensions and prejudices, old and new, which emerge as his every move is watched, analysed and commented on.
Your Show is an extraordinary novel which charts one man’s pioneering efforts to make it, against the odds, to the very top of his profession and beyond.
‘Wonderful. Compulsive reading. A clever, evocative rendering of a vital story from a dynamic voice.’
A novel rich in both poetry and detail.
A thrilling and emotional look at the legacy of one of football's most compelling heroes; it's also wonderfully inventive, detailing a life lived with passion for the game, resilience against racism, hope and integrity.
Remakes the novel as an immersive, defiant, precise work of internal biography. The approach is as compelling and resolute as its subject.
Incredibly moving ... Whether a fan of football or not, readers will love this novel, and its ultimate message – one of hope.
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