Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Publication Country
          Latest Additions
          Language
            Price
            -
            Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

            Total 766 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
            New Zealand Rugby Companion: All You Need to Know About the Greatest Rugby Team in the World
             

            New Zealand Rugby Companion: All You Need to Know About the Greatest Rugby Team in the World (Paperback)

            By Lorimer, Kate

            • RRP: $29.99
            • $26.99
            • Save $3.00
            • Temporarily out of stock

            The New Zealand All Blacks are one of the most recognisable and formidable teams on the world sporting stage. They are the record setters, the keepers of tradition, and the icons of the game of Rugby Union. They have been the benchmark for skill and execution ever since the oval ...shaped ball first arrived on New Zealand's shores, and are a team the rest of the world aspire to beat. They also hold the most victories of any Test nation, and the best win percentage overall, and can proudly stand shoulder to shoulder alongside some of the greatest sporting teams in the world of any code.Much has been written about the All Blacks and their legacy, but in this one book you get the full picture the Tests, the players, the results and the history - recollecting those memorable moments and marvelling at the exploits of some of world-famous All Blacks. From the inaugural Rugby World Cup in 1987, when it was still an amateur game, through to their record-breaking exploits in 2016 at the height of professionalism, the All Blacks have enjoyed one of the highest levels of sporting success in the world. But the modern era is not the whole story.The New Zealand Rugby Companion fills in the essential gaps, provides the historic context and completes the total picture for all rugby lovers. Up to including the 2019.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781760790707
            Published AU 4 Dec 2019
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Title is temporarily out of stock
            View details for this title
            A Complete History of Rugby World Cup
             

            A Complete History of Rugby World Cup (Paperback)

            By Peatey, Lance; Foreword by Eales, John

            • RRP: $35.00
            • $31.50
            • Save $3.50
            • Available At Publisher

            From modest beginnings in 1987, the Rugby World Cup now has the alluring aura that inspires everything a rugby country can muster. It is all or nothing, and their goal is plain and simple.

            ISBN 9781742578484
            Published AU 1 Dec 2015
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
            View details for this title
            Pride and Passion: My Autobiography
             

            Pride and Passion: My Autobiography (Hardback)

            By Gatland, Warren

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
            • Save $11.25
            • To Order

            The definitive autobiography of the legendary rugby coach who has led Wales for well over a decade, and master-minded two hugely successful southern hemisphere tours at the helm of the British and Irish Lions.

            ISBN 9781472252456
            Released AU 26 Nov 2019
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
            View details for this title
            A Fan's Guide to World Rugby
              

            A Fan's Guide to World Rugby (Paperback)

            By Ford, Daniel; Hathaway, Adam

            • RRP: $36.50
            • $34.99
            • Save $1.51
            • Not Available

            A guide to the best international rugby clubs and their home nations. From Scotland to New Zealand and Argentina to South Africa, it features entries on some of the world's greatest clubs and home stadia. It includes detailed information on the rugby culture and history of each c...ountry alongside key statistics about players and results.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781847738134
            Released AU 1 Jul 2011
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Not currently available
            View details for this title
            Conversations with My Father: Jack Kyle
              

            Conversations with My Father: Jack Kyle (Paperback)

            By McGrath, Justine Kyle

            • RRP: $21.99
            • $21.50
            • Save $0.49
            • Not Available

            'This man's worth and example rises far above the mere sports field...[he] could hardly fail to impress or inspire people of all ages' Alf McCreary, Belfast Telegraph

            ISBN 9781444797367
            Released AU 11 Aug 2015
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            Not currently available
            View details for this title
            The Jersey: The All Blacks: The Secrets Behind the World's Most Successful Team
              

            The Jersey: The All Blacks: The Secrets Behind the World's Most Successful Team (Hardback)

            By Bills, Peter

            • RRP: $73.99
            • $66.59
            • Save $7.40
            • Internationally sourced

            The first ever account of how the New Zealand All Blacks have dominated the game of rugby, and what lessons we can learn from them about how to achieve excellence in all fields.

            ISBN 9781509856688
            Released AU 28 Aug 2018
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Availability
            Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
            View details for this title
            Ordinary Joe
             

            Ordinary Joe (Hardback)

            By Schmidt, Joe

            • RRP: $45.00
            • $33.75
            • Save $11.25
            • In Stock At Publisher

            'He's a great coach. He lives and breathes the game. There's nothing he doesn't know.' Brian O'Driscoll 'The best coach Irish rugby - arguably Irish sport - has ever had' Malachy Clerkin, Irish Times In the autumn of 2010, a little-known New Zealander called Joe Schmidt took over... as head coach at Leinster. He had never been in charge of a professional team. After Leinster lost three of their first four games, a prominent Irish rugby pundit speculated that Schmidt had 'lost the dressing room'. Nine years on, Joe Schmidt has stepped down as Ireland coach having achieved success on a scale never before seen in Irish rugby. Two Heineken Cups in three seasons with Leinster. Three Six Nations championships in six seasons with Ireland, including the Grand Slam in 2018. And a host of firsts: the first Irish victory in South Africa; the first Irish defeat of the All Blacks, and then a second; and Ireland's first number 1 world ranking. Along the way, Schmidt became a byword for precision and focus in coaching, remarkable attention to detail and the highest of standards. But who is Joe Schmidt? In Ordinary Joe, Schmidt tells the story of his life and influences: the experiences and management ideas that made him the coach, and the man, that he is today. And his diaries of the 2018 Grand Slam and the 2019 Rugby World Cup provide a brilliantly intimate insight into the stresses and joys of coaching a national team in victory and defeat. From the small towns in New Zealand's North Island where he played barefoot rugby and jostled around the dinner table with seven siblings, to the training grounds and video rooms where he consistently kept his teams a step ahead of the opposition, Ordinary Joe reveals an ordinary man who has helped his teams to achieve extraordinary things.
            Read more

            ISBN 9781844884094
            Released AU 21 Nov 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
            View details for this title
            My Life and Rugby: The Autobiography
             

            My Life and Rugby: The Autobiography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Eddie

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $26.39
            • Save $6.60
            • In Stock At Publisher

            The autobiography of Eddie Jones, the England Rugby head coach and one of the most respected coaches in sport.

            ISBN 9781509850723
            Released AU 26 Nov 2019
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
            View details for this title
            Open Side: The Official Autobiography
             

            Open Side: The Official Autobiography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Warburton, Sam

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
            • Save $8.25
            • In Stock At Publisher

            Sam Warburton OBE was not only a titan of Welsh rugby, but an icon of the game Having represented his country as a player and team captain at all junior levels, he propelled himself to international attention in 2011 when named as the youngest ever captain of Wales for the Rugby ...World Cup.
            Read more

            ISBN 9780008336585
            Released AU 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
            View details for this title
            Pride and Passion: My Autobiography
             

            Pride and Passion: My Autobiography (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Gatland, Warren

            • RRP: $32.99
            • $24.74
            • Save $8.25
            • In Stock At Publisher

            The definitive autobiography of the legendary rugby coach who has led Wales for well over a decade, and master-minded two hugely successful southern hemisphere tours at the helm of the British and Irish Lions.

            ISBN 9781472252470
            Released AU 26 Nov 2019
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
            Interest Age General Audience
            Availability
            In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
            View details for this title
            Total 766 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›