• "Hootingly funny, deftly structured, a joy to read and highly recommended"

    Marcus Berkmann, The Spectator
  • "A touching, funny, warm and readable tribute to a funny, warm and unreadable man!"

    Stephen Fry
  • "Warm, moving and humorous.... a paean to a way of life that has slowly slipped from view and people and places that linger now only as memories"

    Yorkshire Post
  • "A touching tribute to a man who transcended his sport"

    Sunday Times, Sports Books of the Year
  • "Raise a glass to Sid Waddell's wit and warmth! ... An engaging biography of a much-loved tv voice ... packed throughout with little gems about Sid"