Hamilcar Publications publishes the highest-quality boxing books, for discerning readers of literary nonfiction. Our list features boxing biographies and narrative nonfiction that incorporates boxing history, analysis, and culture to tell compelling stories of struggles, triumphs, inspiration, corruption, culture, history, larger-than-life characters, and much more.

Our books are distributed by Two Rivers, an Ingram brand, and can be found at all major online retailers as, well as bookstores worldwide.



The Shocking Life and Death of Edwin Valero
November 12, 2019
by Don Stradley

The Ghost of Johnny Tapia

November 12, 2019
by Paul Zanon

Slaughter in the Streets
When Boston Became Boxing’s Murder Capital
February 25, 2020
by Don Stradley


Jacobs Beach
The Mob, The Garden & The Golden Age of Boxing
October 15, 2019
by Kevin Mitchell


Dark Trade
Lost in Boxing

by Donald McRae
New chapter by
the author

Off The Ropes
The Ron Lyle Story

by Candace Toft
New foreword by
Al Bernstein


Sporting Blood
March 31, 2020
by Carlos Acevedo

Killed in Brazil?
The Mysterious Death of Arturo "Thunder" Gatti
April 28, 2020

by Jimmy Tobin

Killed in Brazil book cover

Macho Time
The Meteoric Rise and Tragic Fall of Hector Camacho

May 26, 2020
by Christian Giudice

A Memoir of Jazz, Fight-Fixing, and The Mob
July 21, 2020
by Charles Farrell

Don't Believe The Hype
August 25, 2020
by Todd Snyder

BUNDINI: Don't Believe the Hype

The History of Brain Trauma In Boxing
September 8, 2020
by Tris Dixon
Damage: The History Of Brain Damage In Boxing cover

Shot at a Brothel
The Spectacular Demise of Oscar "Ringo" Bonavena
October 6, 2020
by Patrick Connor

Fistful of Murder
The Fights and Crimes of Carlos Monzon
October 26, 2020
by Don Stradley
Fistful of Murder: The Fights and Crimes of Carlos Monzon