The Great Romantic
- The Heartaches Cricket Book of the Year 2020 – Shortlisted
Neville Cardus described how one majestic stroke-maker ‘made music’ and ‘spread beauty ‘ with his bat. Between the two world wars, Cardus became the laureate of cricket by doing the same with words, changing sports journalism for ever. In this richly evocative biography, award-winning author Duncan Hamilton casts a new light on the immense achievements of a remarkable character.