The Kid From Coraki

Lou Benaud was a schoolteacher who enjoyed writing, at first with nib pen and inkwells, then fountain pen, then biro,finally by typewriter. He filled exercise books and writing pads with a running record of his career as an educator, and, as a talented cricketer....
Kiwi Cricketers Along the Nile

Kiwi Cricketers Along the Nile

Kiwi Cricketers Along The Nile by Rob Franks is the story of wartime cricket played by New Zealand soldiersvwhile stationed at Maadi Camp in Egypt during the Second World War. It is a previously untold story focusing on the ‘international’ cricket matches played by...
The World on Tour

The World on Tour

“The World on Tour – The Untold Story of Cricket’s World XI” is the previously untold story of the Commonwealth and World XI teams that played from 1945 to 2006. During this time the world’s best cricketers were able to display their cricket skills against teams from...
Cricket Quirky Cricket

Cricket Quirky Cricket

Cricket Quirky Cricket will amuse and intrigue. It’s a collection of hard-to- believe facts. There was a first-class cricketer from Fiji who had a surname of 44 letters. A Sri Lankan first-class cricketer had 10 initials before his surname. There have been...
St George Cricket Club

St George Cricket Club

A Century of Achievement The Players and People of the St George District Cricket Club By Mike Coward  ‘It is more than just an entertaining history of the revered saints.’ John Benaud  The book is a warm and evocative account of the people who have made...