Nick Foles is now ranked higher as an author than as a quarterback.
Nick Foles, ranked No. 32 on NFL.com’s recent list of active quarterbacks, will debut at No. 5 on the New York Times best-seller list.
Foles’ autobiography, “Believe It,” which recounts his ascent from journeyman backup quarterback to Super Bowl hero, will debut at No. 5 on the New York Times best-seller list, his publisher, Tyndale House, announced in a tweet on Thursday.
The publisher also announced that it would be listed among the top-selling non-fiction books by both Publishers Weekly and USA Today in forthcoming best-seller lists.
Believe It by @Eagles Super Bowl MVP @NickFoles will debut at No. 5 on the New York @nytimes Hardcover, Nonfiction list on Sunday, July 15. He'll also be a @PublishersWkly and @USATODAY best seller when those lists are released. Congrats, Nick! @TyndaleHouse— NickFolesBook (@BookFoles) July 5, 2018
“Believe It” was co-written by written by Foles and Joshua Cooley, a minister based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
It recounts Foles’ spiritual awakening and perseverance as he overcame getting traded by the Eagles, released by the Rams and traded by the Chiefs back to the Eagles before leading the Eagles to their first Super Bowl championship following Carson Wentz’s season-ending injury.
Truly honored to be on this list. I am grateful for @TyndaleHouse and @JoshuaCooley9 and all their hard work making this book a reality. Thank you for those who have purchased the book. Hope you enjoy it. https://t.co/Le28KzqJ4N— Nick Foles (@NickFoles) July 5, 2018
The New York Times best-seller list appears every Sunday. Foles’ book will be listed in the July 15 ranking.