God (and printers) willing, it will be on shelves a fortnight after the final.
I could make a pitch about it being the ideal stocking filler for a nation beside itself with rugby fever following a 6-week festival of oval-balled skill, power and precision. But I'll leave that it to the marketing department.
Swift turnaround required... Signed deal to write #RWC2015 book for @TheHistoryPress. Manuscript to be with them day after final #latenights— Tom Bradshaw (@TomBradshaw1979) July 27, 2015