Framed within the tribulations of a turbulent year in a racing yard, How's Your Dad? examines the relationship between a father and son.
Mick Channon Snr, an arthritic workaholic and "grumpy old bastard", played football at the highest level for over twenty years. Almost uniquely, he followed up this sporting career with another, scaling the heights of racing. Mick Channon Jnr had plenty to live up to and despite enjoying the benefits of such a heritage he felt that pressure, as well as the relative anonymity of always being 'Mick's son'.
'While Mick Channon Jnr may have embraced failure, it would appear that, in penning How s Your Dad? he has stumbled upon something he might be exceptional at - writing.' Marcus Armytage, The Telegraph 'Expletives lace the paragraphs — but so do laughs and the occasional wince.' Marcus Townend, Daily Mail
'If you buy only one racing themed book this year, this should be it.' The Racing Forum
National Hunt Champion trainer Nicky Henderson LVO OBE shares behind-the-scenes stories of the dozen most extraordinary thoroughbreds that have defined his glittering career. After his early days as an amateur...
Firsts, Lasts & Onlys: Horse Racing: A Truly Wonderful Collection of Horseracing Trivia is filled with improbable facts and mind-boggling trivia that will test and tease every horseracing enthusiast. Try...
The release of the Racing Post's ultimate betting guide to the new football season - The Big Kick-Off - is full with all the information you need for the 2023-24...
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