“Great boxer. Great man. Great story.” JOE CALZAGHE, former undefeated World Super Middleweight Champion
“Deeply insightful account of Barker’s long, gruelling but ultimately uplifting struggle to win a world title in memory of his younger brother… Profoundly moving.” JEFF POWELL – DAILY MAIL
“Barker’s story, seen through the prism of retirement, is a study of grief and redemption, inner strength and susceptibility to fate.” MICHAEL CALVIN – INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY
Shortlisted in British Sports Book Awards, Outstanding Sports Writing category.