Category «Pro Wrestling Books»

Young Bucks: Killing the Business…

Young Bucks: Killing the Business from Backyards to the Big Leagues

Matt and Nick Jackson, the Young Bucks, are one of the greatest professional wrestling tag teams of all-time with fans all over the world. The duo is especially notable because they got to this status and tremendous fame without ever going to work for WWE, the largest professional wrestling company in the world. This book tells the story of their journey from the backgrounds of their parent’s home in Southern California to wrestling on television in front of millions of people for a company they helped create. The brothers tell their story in this book starting from the beginning as (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…)