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Australia's 2022 World Cup goalscorers: Mitch Duke

Australia's 2022 World Cup goalscorers: Mitch Duke


We profile Mitchell Duke, goalscorer against Tunisia at the 2022 World Cup, with an extract from Andrew Howe's Encyclopedia of Socceroos Centenary Edition.
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Australia - you're spoilt!

Australia - you're spoilt!


The Encyclopedia of Socceroos Centenary Edition 1922 to 2022 by Andrew Howe is a magnificent piece of work - even more so than the first edition four-and-a-half years ago prior to the 2018 World Cup.
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World Cup Reading List

World Cup Reading List


A recommended reading list to keep you occupied during the down times of the 2022 World Cup.
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A 'Mastermind' test for author Andrew Howe

A 'Mastermind' test for author Andrew Howe


We put the author of the 'Encyclopedia of Socceroos', Andrew Howe, to the test with a 'Mastermind'-style quiz.
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The perfect Diwali gift!

The perfect Diwali gift!


This beautiful, bold, colourful food memoir includes 18 recipes personally selected by the Gujral family. It is a migrant story, a business story, and an intergenerational story all in one and is available now from us and all good bookstores.  
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November is World Cup month at Fair Play Publishing!

November is World Cup month at Fair Play Publishing!


40 days to go to the 2022 World Cup, and 40 days until we unleash our World Cup book offerings.
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Seeking Emerging Women Writers

Seeking Emerging Women Writers


Emerging Women Writers initiative as part of the 2023 Football Writers Festival.
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October release

October release


Our October release is from our newest imprint, Pepper Press - books about Life.
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90 days to go

90 days to go


90 days to go until the 2022 World Cup, and we've got three fabulous and relevant reads - a fiction, a non-fiction and a book full of facts.
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Father's Day Savings!

Father's Day Savings!


Give dad one of our really good books to read this Father's Day.
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100 Years Ago Today

100 Years Ago Today


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Big month for a small publisher

Big month for a small publisher


For a small, independent publisher, May was a big month. We had two books rolling off the presses and out into really good bookstores everywhere.
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Burning Ambition lights a fire for football football fans 100 years later

Burning Ambition lights a fire for football football fans 100...


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Socceroos turn 100 in June and we're celebrating!

Socceroos turn 100 in June and we're celebrating!


Vegemite, Yankee Stadium, Vitamin D tablets, comic books, centre court at Wimbledon, the blender, and the BBC. Just some of the objects and institutions of our lives that turn 100 this year - along with the team we now know and love as the Socceroos. Join us as we celebrate with a book and football in the pub!
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Hot Off the Pepper Press

Hot Off the Pepper Press


Launch of Amanda Trenfield's memoir, When A Soulmate Says No, from our Pepper Press imprint.
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Reading for Young Adults

Reading for Young Adults


Emeritus Professor John Maynard on Michael Fiddian's debut novel, The End of the Game.
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Breathe ...

Breathe ...


About the 2022 Football Writers' Festival.
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How much do you love reading?

How much do you love reading?


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Welcome to 2022

Welcome to 2022


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Season's Greetings

Season's Greetings


Merry Christmas!
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Happy 100th Wynnum Wolves!

Happy 100th Wynnum Wolves!


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Football, Fiction, Life - and a new Gift Card

Football, Fiction, Life - and a new Gift Card


It's been a busy year for us at Fair Play Publishing. We've published eight books during an extended Covid lockdown, taking our total to 26 books on football that wouldn't have existed without us. Some might think a lockdown would make it easy - what else is there to do besides work?
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Wynnum Wolves FC celebrate their centenary!

Wynnum Wolves FC celebrate their centenary!


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Beware the Covid Christmas Slowdowns!

Beware the Covid Christmas Slowdowns!


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