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A Life Too Short
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WINNER OF THE 2011 WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR

The internationally bestselling biography of Robert Enke, the German goalkeeper who took his own life.

About the Author

Ronald Reng is the highly-acclaimed author of The Keeper of Dreams- One Man's Controversial Story of Life in the English Premiership (Yellow Jersey Press), which won Biography of the Year at the 2004 British Sports Book Awards

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"One of the most remarkable sports books ever written... A Life Too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke... stands as the definite work on mental illness in football" -- Sam Wallace * Daily Telegraph *
"Incredible... It's a stunning, fascinating and ultimately heartbreaking piece of work that has done so much to further the understanding between mental illness and sport. It is also a reminder that, for all the status and all the luxury which come with being a professional footballer, those lucky enough to make a career from the game are still human beings, too" -- Tom Hopkinson * People *
"An intensely moving book that transcends football" -- Raphael Honigstein, Guardian
"A tragic book, but a brilliant one. Reng's is one of the best sports books to have been published in years" * Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung *
"This is a powerful book which transcends football." * Sport Magazine *

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