New book from Bob Cattell

Great to see that one of our previous guest speakers Bob Cattell has just published a new book, his first aimed at older readers following his popular Glory Gardens series loved by younger readers.

First XI  is a collection of eleven short stories set around the world in cricket-playing countries ranging from the tale of an old cricketer’s funeral in Australia to the theft of a bat in Barbados and a sweltering day at Lord’s.

First X1 cover

First XI can be obtained direct from Bob Cattell for the special price of £6.50 which includes p&p.  Send a cheque for £6.50 per copy, with your address attached, to Bob Cattell, The Dell, Blackheath, Wenhaston, Suffolk, IP19 9EX.

Further information about First XI and Bob’s Glory Gardens books can be found on Bob’s website at

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