Martin Knight is the author of several books including collaborations with footballers George Best, Peter Osgood and Dave Mackay. He is co-author of terrace culture classic Hoolifan as well as accounts of a bare-knuckle fighter and international drug smuggler. Novels include Common People and Battersea Girl. In 2009 Gypsy Joe was selected as The Observer Sports Book of the Year. He lives in Surrey and Norfolk.
Almost impossible to put down, this is a highly refreshing music
business memoir, devoid of dirt-dishing, upbeat in the face of
negativity, and inspiring in its positivity. Peter Mason,
A riveting inside track on life in the Rollers. Brian Ferguson, The Scotsman