By Graeme Fowler
With riotous tales of lifestyles on England excursions, partying with Ian Botham and Elton John, mixed with a relocating account of his conflict with mental-health concerns, Graeme Fowler's totally Foxed is a cricket memoir in contrast to the other. noticeable by way of many as a maverick, happy-go-lucky determine, Fowler turned a highly influential trainer, and is likely one of the most unusual thinkers concerning the video game. he is battled and gained opposed to the easiest spinners in India, and the quickest bowlers from the West Indies - he is even chanced on himself on the centre of a tabloid typhoon. during this publication, he seems to be again over his forty years within the specialist online game, spending sixteen years at the county circuit with Lancashire and Durham, and 3 years as an England foreign - a interval that was once minimize brief by way of a life-threatening harm. He that with a spell engaged on attempt fit distinctive, ahead of operating the Durham Centre of Excellence for 18 years. Alastair Campbell presents an Afterword during which he commends Fowler's help for others being affected by mental-health difficulties; Fowler's personal stories may still offer support and idea for these facing related difficulties. In his Foreword, lifelong buddy Sir Ian Botham describes Fowler as 'one of the gutsiest I ever encountered', but additionally issues out how he 'made a dressing room tick'. these parts of braveness, wisdom and humour are all found in completely Foxed - a very unmissable learn.