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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F. A. Cup by J.L. Carr · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

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The incredible Leicester City side that pulled what arguably has been the most endearing and unsuspected rabbit out of a priceless hat in 2016, might in all probability have been influenced by the fictional exploits of the motely crew that is Steeple Sinderby Wanderers. Reading the blurb I made the schoolboy error of believing it. He is a fantastically stylish writer, and the book - even though it was about football - is very entertaining. Die Wanderers profitieren immens von den sieben Thesen ihres Trainers, des aus Ungarn emigrierten Dorfschullehrers Doktor Kossuth. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: As New.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F. A. Cup by J.L. Carr · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

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Sein Biograph hat Carr als schwer fassbar, donquichottisch und durch und durch englisch beschrieben. The book is filled up with well-thought comical moments but somehow it feels something is missing with the execution. There will never be players again like Alex Slingsby, Sid 'the Shooting Star' Swift and the immortal milkman-turned-goalkeeper, Monkey Tonks. The factual miracle of Claudio Ranieri's side has an eerie similarity excepting the decrepit facilities of the Wanderers and a home turf that is barely above water level to the fortitude of Alex Slingsby's side. As I write this, Leicester City have just shattered the boundaries of what we thought possible in modern football, so maybe this story is not so far fetched after all. Dimensions Width 132 mm Height 230 mm Spine 12 mm Editorial Details Edition Statement New edition.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won The F.A. Cup Pmc by J. L. Carr

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Hier hoffte ich vergeblich, dass der Lautsprecher diese Frage einmal kurz reflektieren möge. Do contact me for more information of further titles not presently listed. Die letzten 40 Seiten habe ich heute in einem Strandkorb sitzend in Hohwacht gelesen, und als ich gerade das Buch zuschlug, kam ein weißgekleideter Herr auf eine Personengruppe in meiner NĂ€he zu, die ich zuvor gar nicht wahrgenommen hatte. Eigentlich mĂŒsste doch alles ganz anders sein. Ah, it all depends upon whether you want it to believe it.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won The F.A. Cup Pmc by J. L. Carr

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Perhaps the book's failure to sell was down to the relatively low name recognition of the author himself, who never enjoyed the fame that his beloved village team, the Steeple Sinderby Wanderers, so magnificently battled their way to achieve. This moving laugh riot by J. Carr has all the ingredients of a sure shot bestseller. Carr In their new all-buttercup-yellow-stripe, Steeple Sinderby Wanderers, who usually feel lucky when their pitch is above water-level, are England's most obscure team. Die Sprache dieses kleinen Romans wechselt zwischen anrĂŒhrend, bissig-ironisch eben typisch englisch , humorvoll und zuletzt melancholisch - sie trifft stets den richtigen Ton, sodass man als Leser das BĂŒchlein am Ende sorgfĂ€ltig zuschlĂ€gt und sich schon auf ein nĂ€chstes Werk von J. Eigentlich mĂŒsste alles sein, wie es frĂŒher einmal war.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers won the FA Cup (Book, 2016) [r1ch4rd.net]

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Höhepunkt schon vorweg, das unterhaltsame an dieser ErzĂ€hlung ist jedoch, wie die Freizeitfußballer eines abgelegenen Dorfes zu einer Zeit, als es noch kaum andere Ablenkungen im lĂ€ndlichen Nordengland gab, mit Geschick und Einsatz unter Anleitung ihres Strategen, dem Schulleiter Dr. Dieser ist glaubwĂŒrdig genug dargestellt, dass man sich nicht dauernd die Haare raufen muss. Told through unreliable recollection, florid local newspaper coverage and bizarre committee minutes, How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F. Schottische MillionĂ€re im englischen Cup-Finale? Carr In their new all-buttercup-yellow-stripe, Steeple Sinderby Wanderers, who usually feel lucky when their pitch is above water-level, are England's most obscure team. He attended the village school at Carlton Miniott.

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For a short, funny read about English football, this book is highly recommended. Carr's wonderful ability to bring the mundane to life, whether it's a simple month in the Yorkshire countryside or a non-league game against North Baddesley Congs. And finally: if you watched or heard any news almost anywhere in the world in 2016, you will have heard of the magnificent achievement of Claudio Ranieri and Leicester City football club in winning the English Premier League. Vielleicht weil sie schon vor Jahrzehnten erkannt haben, dass dieses Spiel nie schöner ist als in der Phantasie seiner ErzÀhler. It's also quite similar to the better known book, because it employs the same structure of a narrator looking back on a time he was happy, after that happiness has been lost that's not a spoiler, both books make it clear early on. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. This uncategorizable, surreal and extremely funny novel is the story of how they start the season by ravaging the Fenland League and end it by going all the way to Wembley.

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Book brown boards, gilt lettering to spine,page edges tanned and top edge spotted,great illustrated endpapers see images ,contents clean and bright. Unser tĂ€glich Buch 4 : Englische Fußball-Utopie mit prophetischen ZĂŒgen Unser tĂ€glich Buch 4 Englische Fußball-Utopie mit prophetischen ZĂŒgen Von Christoph Becker Nirgends wird kunstvoller vom Fußball erzĂ€hlt als bei den EnglĂ€ndern. I adored this book - it made me laugh out loud. CarrIn their new all-buttercup-yellow-stripe, Steeple Sinderby Wanderers, who u. Filled with engaging characters, this is a novel about fighting against the odds, a magnificent success story coloured by J. Fast, scheint es, ist die milde Melancholie die Medizin, mit der der ErzĂ€hler wieder ans Leben anzuknĂŒpfen vermag. There will never be players again like Alex Slingsby, Sid 'the Shooting Star' Swift and the immortal milkman-turned-goalkeeper, Monkey Tonks.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F.A. Cup by J.L. Carr

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Light foxing to the page edges. This uncategorizable, surreal and extremely funny novel is the story of how they start the season by ravaging the Fenland League and end it by going all the way to Wembley. Die eigentlichen Spiele der Wanderers nehmen nÀmlich nur einen kleinen Teil der Geschichte ein und werden nur sehr trocken durch das Vorlesen von Zeitungsberichten abgehandelt, die zumeist leider jegliche EmotionalitÀt vermissen lassen. But there would be no story without a turnaround in circumstances, and there would have been no turnaround without the ingenuity of the Sinderby Wanderers management. This uncategorizable, surreal and extremely funny novel is the story of how they start the season by ravaging the Fenland League and end it by going all the way to Wembley. It's never dull, not at all.

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How Steeple Sinderby Wanderers Won the F. A. Cup by J. L. Carr

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Wie die Steeple Sinderby Wanderers den Pokal holten - Der ErzĂ€hler hat den Auftrag eine Chronik ĂŒber das Fußballwunder von Sinderby zu verfassen. Nachdem mich begeistert hatte, war fĂŒr mich klar, dass ich auch dieses Buch lesen wĂŒrde, und das, obwohl ich mich fĂŒr Fußball ĂŒberhaupt nicht interessiere. I am in my fifties now, so I really ought to know better. Ein Fußballwunder, dem die Emotionen fehlen Das grĂ¶ĂŸte Problem der ErzĂ€hlung ist jedoch ein ganz anderes, denn wirklich mitreißende Sportromane leben doch vor allem von einem ganz zentralen Aspekt: Emotionen. The humour is fantastic and the plot is just about perfect - neither overcooked nor underdone. If I might venture into footballing metaphor, the foreword by D J Taylor completely sold me the dummy, suggesting I was in for a comic classic, resonating with sharp observation of provincial life in 1970s England.

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