The first-ever authorized biography of Jeff Gordon, the four-time championÂ racing legend. For over a year, Garner interviewed and observed Gordon atÂ races, special events, and at home. The book is based on extensive interviewsÂ with Gordon â" as well as in-depth interviews with dozens of family members,Â friends, competitors, and colleagues, some of whom have never gone onÂ the record before. Jeff speaks candidly, sometimes brutally so, about hisÂ childhood, his much publicized divorce, those he competed against, hisÂ family, and life after racing.Â This fully illustrated hardcover biography will allow privileged access to aÂ wealth of exclusive unseen and rare material from Gordonâs personal photoÂ and memorabilia collection. Gordonâs meteoric rise through racingâs ranksÂ is a classic American success story. Readers will find inspiration in GordonâsÂ candid take on his pivotal life episodes.
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Five-time New York Times bestselling author Joe Garner has become one of the premiere chroniclers of America’s popular culture. With his seminal work, WE INTERRUPT THIS BROADCAST, he took publishing by storm, selling nearly 700,000 copies and hit the New York Times bestseller list in two consecutive years. He has produced several other bestsellers. His most recent New York Times and USA Today bestseller is 100 YARDS OF GLORY, about the greatest moments in NFL history, with Bob Costas. Gordon and Garner first worked together in 2006 on the multimedia book titled SPEED, GUTS & GLORY, about landmark moments in NASCAR history. Gordon narrated the video chapters that accompanied the book.
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