Books tagged: running

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Finishing Kick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A humorous peek inside one girl’s dream to guide her team to the winner’s podium, Finishing Kick takes an inspirational look into girls cross country. Callie finds herself holding the keys to the nuthouse when she agrees to be team captain of the cross country squad. She cares so much and tries so hard, you can't help but cheer her on as Callie and the team challenge powerhouse Fairchild Academy.
Running Bet
Series: Thadrick Clant. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"It never fails to surprise me the ways in which people seek to earn money, or the lengths they will go to do so. The Victory Festival affair made this quite clear. After all, I doubt anyone would have expected so much trouble over a simple footrace." -Thadrick Clant
One Page a Day
Price: Free! Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.
Jessica's Unraveling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,210. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
American professional triathlete Jessica Chandler loves to race triathlons and steal! In her quest for the world triathlon title, she inadvertently gets involved with sadistic Brazilian mobsters, cobras, sharks and murder! Winning the world triathlon championship in Kona, Hawaii is her lifelong dream, however, her risky lifestyle puts her, her family and her friends in grave danger.
824
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
The Second of Three
Series: For One Night Only, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When you're born at the end of the line there's only one place to go. Such is the realisation and primary motivating force at the heart of The Second of Three. For those whom fate has decreed birth and upbringing in a kind of no man's land - whether a figurative or literal one or a combination of both - the urge to find a sense of 'place' and 'belonging' may be ever more strongly felt.
Breve Guida alla Preparazione della Maratona
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: Italian. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Tutti possono partecipare ad una maratona? Perchè cimentarsi in una simile sfida? Come farcela? In questa breve guida l'autore condivide la sua esperienza personale di partecipazione a decine di maratone, fornendo consigli agli aspiranti maratoneti in tutti gli aspetti che una maratona porta in sé. Quali indumenti scegliere, come allenarsi, come alimentarsi e quando fermarsi.
After the Race
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,430. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After the Race recounts the unraveling of the family Reed. and the raw, serpentine trails blazed by the father-son pair of Wayne—an Army Special Forces veteran whose reckless pursuit of contentment propels the story—and Charles—a gifted runner whose effortless successes on the track contrast his struggles everywhere else. A father-son drama in the tradition of The Great Santini.
Six Weeks to Love Running: How to Have a Love Affair with Running
Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Six Weeks to Love Running will help you find the answers to these questions and more, as you develop a love affair with running and transform yourself, your body, and your life. This engaging, easy-to-use book teaches you the secret to staying motivated and inspired. In 6 weeks, you’ll gradually progress to running for 30 minutes straight!
Low Ferritin
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
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Why are young runners prone to low iron stores today? More than half are testing low in ferritin. What is it about? To medical professionals, it's often an indicator for iron supplementation. How does the human body utilize iron and what depletes it? Coaches most likely understand half of this equation. Why do iron supplements work for some runners and not for others?