Mark Peel

England Expects

A Biography of Ken Barrington

“An excellent biography”
– The Independent

The Land of Lost Content

The Biography of
Anthony Chenevix-Trench

““Mark Peel’s sympathetic, moving, yet
never unrealistic biography”

– Hugo Vickers, Sunday Times


A Biography of Colin Milburn

“The best, most human biography of
recent years”
– Peter Johnson, Daily Mail

The Last Roman

A Biography of Colin Cowdrey

“This worthwhile, unflashy, new life of a genuine great”
– Frank Keating, The Cricketer

The Last Wesleyan

A Life of Donald Soper

“An absorbing biography”
– The Scotsman

Shirley Williams

The Biography

“The extraordinary life of a very remarkable
woman, meticulously told”

– Jon Snow

The Patriotic Duke

The Life of the 14th Duke of Hamilton

“Here is a compelling and original portrait,
based on extensive archival research,
of an extraordinary character from a vanished world”

– Dr Paul Addison, Edinburgh University

The New Meritocracy

A history of UK independent Schools

“This book is a thoroughly enjoyable read
and a thoughtful insight into our schools
and the shifting culture to which they must adapt”

– Insight

Ambassadors of Goodwill

MCC tours 1946/47-1970/71

“It is a fascinating account that will interest
students of the game”

– Yorkshire Post

Playing the Game?

Cricket’s Tarnished Ideals
from Bodyline to the Present

“It is written with a calm, understated, almost
diplomatic touch.”

– The Cricketer

Cricketing Caesar

A Biography of Mike Brearley

Due out on 11 May 2020

The Hollow Crown

England Cricket Captains
from 1945 to the Present

Due out on 18 May 2020