Boston author’s latest offering

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A Boston football historian is set to publish his latest book.

Simon Ashberry, has co-written It’s Not All Black and White, the autobiography of Grimsby Town legend John McDermott, who made 754 appearances for The Mariners.

Former Boston Grammar School pupil Simon, 49, is the author of Come Sit With Us, the history of Boston Town.

It’s Not All Black & White has several aspects of particular interest to Boston football fans.

McDermott talks about being interviewed for the Boston United manager’s job in 2007.

Also, several former Boston Town players including John Cockerill, Carl Smaller and Paul Goodhand also feature.

The book will be published by The History Press on August 5, and can be pre-ordered for £9.99 at various online outlets.