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Adam Gilchrist plays Office Cricket at Booktopia HQ!

And who got him out? Watch the video and find out! (PS: For a limited time, order your signed copy of Gilly’s illustrated memoir here) Adam Gilchrist The Man, The Cricketer, The Legend Going in first or seventh, wearing whites or colours, Adam Gilchrist was the most exhilarating cricketer of the modern age. This is the most complete, intimate and fascinating illustrated autobiography of ‘... Read more

by | November 10, 2014

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Ricky Ponting Plays His Final Game Of Test Match Cricket At Booktopia

A fact that may baffle statisticians for years to come is that Ricky Ponting didn’t play his final test in Perth. He actually played his final game of Test Match Cricket in the Booktopia offices, just a few weeks ago, and we have the video to prove it! Ricky came in to sign 1000 copies of his memoir Ponting: At The Close of Play and sat down to have a chat with Booktopia’s resident ... Read more

by | November 7, 2013

Cricket Books: Pun For The Whole Family

With the Australian Cricket Team on the brink of annihilation, times are tough for cricket lovers. To soften the blow Booktopia’s resident cricket nerd Andrew Cattanach takes a look at some of the best cricketing memoirs around, and finds his love of the pun, as well as anecdotes of the leather and willow, comfortably satisfied. No Holding Back by Michael Holding Pun: It’s quite sim... Read more

by | August 1, 2013