Books tagged: marathon

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Becoming Bionic: The Little Book of Hope for Heart Patients
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This is my outlandish story about nearly dying of a heart attack and then deciding to become a marathon runner. It doesn't matter how old you are or what your health status is, you (or a friend, or loved one) can learn to train your mind to make your body physically magnificent after a heart event. You MUST find hope or you might as well be dead. So choose to be outlandish. Save your life!
Running Speed
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Series: Running. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
This is an innovative running program to improve your results at the finish line in the 10k, half marathon, and full marathon. While sharing humorous moments and having life changing experiences Dr. Fiedler placed 2nd and then 1st in his age group within 2 weeks time in the half marathon when following this plan.
Delaplaine’s 2012 Guide to Key West & the Florida Keys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by Andrew Delaplaine. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Complete coverage of Key West, the Upper, Middle and Lower Keys beginning at Key Largo and running all the way down the Overseas Highway to Key West. Lodgings, restaurants, attractions, outdoor activities including water sports, excursions, shopping. This Ebook is updated every 4 months.
The Stapleton 2012 Gay Guide to Key West & The Florida Keys
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Andrew Delaplaine. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Travel
Complete Gay Guide to Key West and the Florida Keys (Upper Keys, Middle Keys, Lower Keys), including lodgings, restaurants, attractions, outdoor sports, snorkeling, water tours and excursions, shopping and everything else you'd want to do in the Keys - edited with an emphasis on gay travel.
The Darkest Hour
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Series: Running. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
A story of preparing and running the full marathon that resulted in a first place age group finish.
90 Days To Your First Marathon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
"90 Days To Your First Marathon" is a clear and concise training guide offering tips and techniques to attain physical, nutritional, and mental balance for one's first marathon.
Irony All Around Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,090. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspiring messages from someone who lost his job and then his good friend to cancer in a matter of days. From a beginner runner to Boston Marathon Qualifier, the author shares insights and reflections that uplift and encourage. He shares as he discovers new sources of strength and uncovers the secrets his friend already knew about living this brief time on earth.
Running in Africa - Photo By Peter Murphy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Did you ever consider joining the Peace Corps or volunteer overseas? Did you ever wonder what it takes for a young person to do exactly that? Did you ever want to be an athlete (Marathon runner) but did not quite have the confidence? Can you imagine what it takes for a young women volunteer teacher to become the national marathon champion of an Africa country while training alone in the bush?
Anasazi Runner: a novel of identity and speed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sean, a gifted runner, inherited only one thing from his mother, a mysterious carved amulet with three haunting faces. He doesn’t understand why, but when he carries it, he runs faster and feels closer to his unknown ancestors. With the help of the amulet and his former high school running coach, he begins to train for an audacious attempt to make history.
Carl’s Hat Wins Marathon: a short story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
At age ninety-two, the last surviving player from Super Bowl XXI in 1987, Carl decides to win the New York Marathon or die trying. And that’s exactly what he does. In front of the world’s cameras, he crashes to the ground, finished. But his hat doesn’t stay finished. Runner after runner picks it up and relays it to the front-runners, where a battle of epic proportion ensues to get Carl’s hat acro