But Seriously

  • by John McEnroe
  • Narrated by John McEnroe, Patty Smyth
  • 8 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Read by John McEnroe and Patty Smyth.
He is one of the most controversial sportsmen in history and a legend of Open Era tennis. But after reaching the top of his game - what came next? A decade after his international number-one best seller Serious, John McEnroe is back and ready to talk.
Now the undisputed elder statesman of tennis, McEnroe has won over his critics as a matchless commentator and analyst at Wimbledon and other Grand Slam tournaments - with outspoken views on the modern game and its top players. He has continued to compete on the court, winning the ATP Champions Tour a record six times, and has travelled the globe to play in charity events.
More surprising have been the calls from TV producers, inviting John to riff on his famous hot temper in cult shows such as 30 Rock and Curb Your Enthusiasm. And then there is his longstanding passion for American contemporary art.
In But Seriously John McEnroe confronts his demons and reveals his struggle to reinvent himself from ex-champion to father, broadcaster and author. The result is a richly personal account, blending anecdote and reflection in an inspirational reevaluation of what it means to be - and stay - successful.
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Customer Reviews

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great book.

loved the book but john wasnt great at reading it. an good insight into his life
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- cs07

Unmissable. A great listen. Do not miss it.

Unmissable. A great listen. Very enjoyable even if you are not a tennis fan. Read very well by John.
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- ChrisR

Book Details

  • Release Date: 29-06-2017
  • Publisher: Orion