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Best WWE Books to Read Before WrestleMania

Best WWE Books to Read Before WrestleMania

With WWE on the “road to WrestleMania”, this is a great time to dig into some books about the world of sports entertainment. 2021 will bring the 37th edition of WrestleMania and the company is riding higher than ever before with television contracts in the billions. There are many great wrestling history books and books about other companies, but this list is mainly focused on WWE and WrestleMania. This list aims to offer solid mix of wrestler biographies and WWE history. Crazy Is My Superpower: How I Triumphed by Breaking Bones, Breaking Hearts, and Breaking the Rules by A.J. Mendez (more…)

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex by Chris Jericho

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex by Chris Jericho

A Lion’s Tale: Around the World in Spandex is a book by Chris Jericho that covers his rise from a young kid who loved wrestling in rock-and-roll to becoming one of the greatest professional wrestlers in the world. Chris Jericho is considered one of the fifty greatest wrestlers of all time. In 2001, he became the first undisputed champion of both WWE and WCW. Amazon says he’s retired, which is not true, but this is still his memoir that tells the story of his wrestling career. The book describes his journey from his childhood dreams all the way to the (more…)

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley

Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks by Mick Foley is considered by many to be the best biography by a professional wrestler ever written. The book, released in 1999, covers Mick Foley’s entire wrestling career until the night he won the WWF Championship over The Rock. Have A Nice Day hit #1 on the New York Times Bestsellers List, becoming the first pro-wrestling to do so. (more…)