WRESTLING BABYLON: Piledriving Tales of Drugs, Sex, Death, and Scandal is â€œa powerful collection â€¦ that cut[s] right to the heart of the matter in one scandalous subject after another,â€ reviewer Derek Burgan writes on the website of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Burgan adds that Irvin Muchnickâ€™s new book about pro wrestling is marked by a unique style â€œthat will appeal to both the hardcore wrestling fan and to people who donâ€™t even like wrestling but appreciate a well written piece.â€
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Author Muchnick will be a guest on â€œWrestling Observer Live,â€ the popular Sunday evening radio show hosted by WrestlingÂ Observer publisher Dave Meltzer, on June 10. The show airs from 5-7 p.m. Pacific time (8-10 p.m. Eastern time). Check http://www.sportsbyline.com/affil.htm for your local Sports Byline USA network affiliate, or listen to the streaming audio at http://wrestlingobserver.com.
Muchnick is scheduled for book signings in St. Louis on Thursday, June 21 (Pro Wrestling Shirt Shop, South County Mall, 7 p.m.) and Friday, June 22 (Borders Books, Sunset Hills Plaza, 7 p.m.). For a complete schedule of Muchnickâ€™s media appearances during his St. Louis tour, follow the WRESTLING BABYLON Blog, http://muchnick.net/babylon.
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WRESTLING BABYLON … from ECW Press
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WRESTLING BABYLON BLOG: http://muchnick.net/babylon