Books tagged: running

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Running Notes: A Memo To Non-Runners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
This is not a book about becoming the best runner. It is a paper about becoming a cool and joyful person by using running as your tool.
Running Away
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A delightful short story for children of all ages. A little one, born in the area of Calton Hill Edinburgh has a number of very exciting experiences and all ends well, as all good children's stories should.
Running with the Tao
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Compelling commentary on spirituality and health. The author takes two lines from each stanza of the Tao te Ching and crafts a 'moving meditation' each time he runs around the 'magic path' that circles two beautiful lakes in Victoria, BC. "By prioritizing not how far or how fast I'm going, but instead how present I'm becoming, I've ended up going farther and faster than I ever dreamed possible."
Running to Paradise
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
This is the true story of a young Catholic priest who runs a marathon and has a crisis of faith.
The Measure of Gary Mooney
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Miss Davis’s class have been studying measurement all term. Today, they will measure each other’s normal walking speed. But class misfit Gary Mooney has other plans. This playground tale reveals much about social conformity, betrayal and punishment. The Measure of Gary Mooney was awarded third place in the New Zealand 2007 Sunday Star-Times Short Story Competition.
The Girl Who Never Grew Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
This is a book of my childhood years. I lived across the road from Blaise Castle Estate,Lawrence Weston, Bristol,uk. I spent many hours there with my friends pretending to be either Knights fighting dragons, or unseen enemies or Robin Hood and his merry men. I grew up to learn to ride a horse, shoot a bow and arrow and I also now do Medieval public battle displays.
Chasing the Runner's High
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
In "Chasing the Runner's High", Ray Charbonneau tells the story how he pushed his addiction to running up to, and then past, his limits. It's a memoir that shares what he learned, what he should have learned, and what he still has to learn from running. Marshall Ulrich, 4 time winner of the Badwater Ultramarathon calls Chasing the Runner's High "a hard look at the mind of a runner".
Second Wind: the running coach you never had but always needed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
In beginning, to run efficiently there are a few basic but important things to remember. Bear in mind that running in certain shoes has taught (or in many cases forced) us to run incorrectly; in a manner that wouldn’t even be possible if we were running without shoes (i.e. the dreaded heel strike). Buckle up, throw out all your preconceived notions, and get ready to find your second wind
Running Easy - Beginner Marathon Guide
You set the price! Words: 116,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Running Easy is an amazing, unique approach to running. Rather than “try harder” it’s all about “Try Easier”. The Running Easy approach was developed by, and for “ordinary people” like you, and backed by loads of scientific research. If you think words like “fun”, “easier”, “healthy”, “lifestyle”, and “running” should be together, then this approach is for you.
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Short story about: running, helping and potatoes. Wait... potatoes?