Books tagged: running

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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?
Call Of The Jungle - How a Camping-Hating City-Slicker Mum Survived an Ultra Endurance Race through the Amazon Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Amanda Barlow describes the agony and the ecstasy of competing in the Jungle Marathon, the world's toughest endurance race. Leaving the comforts of home behind, she spends a week racing through the deep Amazon Jungle with just a hammock and a backpack. Every day provides new challenges, unpredictable obstacles and formidable weather that will test her physical and mental resolve to their limits.
Bucket List: Running Your First Race
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Millennial's are the biggest generation since the baby boomers, over 80 million in the U.S. Learn secrets from a true Millennial on running your first 'Bucket List' race. Bucket list runners is a life-style of fun! Make simple strides. Prepare yourself. Following easy, simple strategies and tools. You may catch up with other Millennial’s and baby boomers at the finish line! Live life fully today!
The President - Hobo Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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When The Hobo tries to get justice for a fractured skull, the Hobart police refuse to arrest the perpetrator. Instead they try to entrap the innocent victim, giving him no choice but to sleep in the woods. In order to stay sober, he spars in hard gyms with great Australian fighters. Even when fit and sober, he realizes without the puppet master, he’ll never get to fight in Australia ever again.
The Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: British English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A man and a dog out in the hills in winter run into trouble far from help.
Running in the Back of the Pack
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Essay » Author profile
Startling with Bettie's first run, this story follows her journey from 5Ks to ultras, love to loss, grief to healing, from her first marathon to more than 225 more. She's logged more miles than she thought possible, and she's still going-on track to complete more than 70 this year. She runs in the back of the pack, where the view is different. Some benefits were expected--some quite surprising.
Wheels
Price: Free! Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Wheels are meant to turn, but what if they don't? Sometimes wheels take us to somewhere we'd rather not be. Each of these nine stories is written around wheels and they are sometimes not what you would expect. All the authors' proceeds go directly to Sea Shepherd, a charity devoted to protecting our seas and oceans and the life within.
With Grace Under Pressure
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,250. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
An inspiring and heartwarming story, With Grace Under Pressure, set primarily in contemporary Chicago, follows the inter-twining lives of five women as part of a community of runners. It is the strength of one woman, Gracie Carlson, that ties these stories of self-realization and survival together as she leads them to transformations beyond anything they had dreamed possible.