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Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Sian Elizabeth Wadey - Goodreads

I am a lover of David Peace, but I've not read many (if any!) football novels. I'd heard of the film, The Damned United, and I knew Michael Sheen played Brian Clough, but I knew nothing about the ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Sian Wadey - Goodreads

I am a lover of David Peace, but I've not read many (if any!) football novels. I'd heard of the film, The Damned United, and I knew Michael Sheen played Brian Clough, but I knew nothing about the ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Adam Fitzroy - Goodreads

I really didn't enjoy this book. The stylistic tricks got on my nerves, but of course its main flaw is also what will be the great attraction to many people - the personality of the central character ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - William - Goodreads

Occasionally, it's a good idea to pick up a book for which you have no frame of reference. It can serve as an education, a corrective to bad assumptions, or just a nice diversion from your usual ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

So I started reading this book on the basis that my boyfriend lent it to me and it's his favourite book. I wasn't too sure what to expect, not because his taste in books is questionable (even if he ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Eleni - Goodreads

That the story would read as brilliant as it is to a stubbornly romantic football fan like me, was expected. That Peace's writing would go all the way down a dark, haunting, decadent poetic road with ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Niranjan M - Goodreads

Hands down the best book I've read this year (so far). The book, fiction based on fact, makes you live in the shoes of Brian Clough. It gives you a first person perspective of the 44 days of his ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Gavin Felgate - Goodreads

This book is a biography of infamous football manager Brian Clough. Back in the 1970s, he was manager of Derby County FC, but made a dramatic decision to accept the job of manager at Leeds United ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - David Williams - Goodreads

Having once briefly worked with Cloughie in the late 1970s when I was promoting a series of football talk-ins and he guested ('Shave your beard off, young man' were his first words to me) and having ... Read full review

Review: The Damned Utd

User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

Cracking read, particularly if you're interested in football, particularly if you remember Brian Clough. All pseudo-stream of consciousness, which I think Peace pulls off reasonably well. It doesn't ... Read full review


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