John King - The Football Factory Trilogy (2nd Hand Paperback)
The Football Factory, Headhunters and England Away try to capture the vibrancy of a way of life important to millions.
Boys, youths and men have linked football, drinking, communal singing, popular music and youth cults since the early 1960's.
Three books in one volume that work through the accompanying themes of football hooliganism, sex, drugs, work, national identity, family skeletons and unburied fantasies.
- Format : Very Thick 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Acceptable (Pages very slightly tanned only)
- Category : Fiction - Fiction - Uncategorised
- Published : This Trilogy 2000 (Vintage)
- ISBN : 9780099282686
- SKU : B001713
- PPC : SP500gm
- RRP : £9.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"The best book I've ever read about football and working class culture in Britain in the Nineties. . . . Buy, steal or borrow . . . " - Irvine Welsh.
John King is an English writer best known for his novels which, for the most part, deal in the more rebellious elements driving the country's culture. His stories carry strong social and political undercurrents, and his work has been widely translated abroad. He has written articles and reviews for alternative and mainstream publications, edits the fiction journal Verbal, and is the co-owner of the London Books publishing house.