Robert Wainwright's 'The Maverick Mountaineer' wins The Times Biography of the Year at the Cross Sports Book Awards

Congratulations to Robert Wainwright, one of the 2016 Boardman Tasker shortlisted authors, for being awarded The Times Biography of the year at the Cross Sports Book Awards for his book accounting the story of The Maverick Mountaineer – George Finch one of the twentieth century’s most eccentric anti-heroes.

You can now vote for his book (and read about the other winning books) in the online public vote to determine the overall Cross Sports Book of the Year in association with The Times.

Everyone who votes at is entered into a prize draw to win £100 of National Book Tokens. The public vote is open until midnight on 9th June with the winner announced shortly after.