Jacobs Beach: The Mob, the Garden, and the Golden Age of Boxing

Jacobs Beach: The Mob, the Garden, and the Golden Age of Boxing

by Kevin Mitchell

Nominated for the top Sports Book awards, this is the gripping tale of boxing's golden ...

War, Baby: The Glamour of Violence

War, Baby: The Glamour of Violence

by Kevin Mitchell

An astonishing piece of boxing writing, detailing one of the most vicious, controversial ...

Chloe Hooper

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Chloe Hooper

Chloe Hooper was born in 1973. Her highly praised first novel, A Child's Book of True Crime (2002), was shortlisted for the Orange Prize. Her Observer article about the Doomadgee case, 'Island of Lost Souls', was shortlisted for the Amnesty International Media Awards. The Tall Man was published by Jonathan Cape in 2009.


Books by Chloe Hooper

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A Child's Book Of True Crime

A Child's Book Of True Crime

by Chloe Hooper

'Funny, edgy and sparky as sherbet, Hooper's novel lingers in the mind with all the ...

The Tall Man: Death and Life on Palm Island

The Tall Man: Death and Life on Palm Island

by Chloe Hooper

'A powerful non-fiction novel in the tradition of Truman Capote's In Cold Blood' ...

The Engagement

The Engagement

by Chloe Hooper

A gripping, provocative new novel from Women's Prize Shortlisted author Chloe Hooper ...

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