Autobiography of the Year

2021 SHORTLIST

Mud, Maul, Mascara

When fighting for a dream can make you and break you

By Catherine Spencer

Mud, Maul, Mascara is a groundbreaking memoir by former England women’s rugby captain Catherine Spencer. Painfully honest about the struggles Catherine faced as a sportswoman at the top of her game, it is also warm, funny and inspirational – a book for anyone who has ever had a dream but doubted their ability to achieve it.

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