Book cover for King of the World

King of the World



08 October 2015
352 pages
Imprint: Picador


Succeeds more than any previous book in bringing Ali into focus . . . as a starburst of energy, ego and ability whose like will never be seen again
Penetrating . . . reveals details that even close followers might not have known. . . . An amazing story
Nearly pulse-pounding narrative power . . . an important account of a period in American social history
A pleasure . . . haunting . . . so vivid that one can imagine Ali saying, "How'd you get inside my head, boy?"