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Segments Of My Mind
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The poems span four decades of selected writings from the author, starting with “In Black and White”, written at the age of eighteen, making a statement against the apartheid system that ruled South Africa at the time. The remaining poems trace a route through four decades of personal observation, touching on a whole range of human emotion.
90 Days To Your First Marathon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
"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.
Answers on the Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,730. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012 by Blue Cedar Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Giving up. The easy way out. But as Olive pounds against the thick, beach sand, waves urging her on, she keeps running. Doesn't stop. If she stops it means failure, means she'll give up the way Johnny had given up on her and her unborn baby. But while running keeps her going, it may not be enough. Not when her life, still so uncertain, could use a friend.
So You Want to be a Runner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
A simple guide to running for beginners with no jargon. Covers your targets, that first training run, training schedules, running clubs, racing, running holidays and how to avoid or cope with injuries. There is a bit of humour with some practical advice from a runner with 30 years experience. The essence is to enjoy running.
Channel Runner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Mary Maloney is fourteen years old and is an excellent runner. She wins all her races against the girls so Mary has a new challenge: She wants to race against boys. Mary faces opposition from the sports committee who are determined to stop her. Can Mary convince people that she is right?
Running With Kenyans: Heartfelt stories of an American Doctor in Africa
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by Transmedia Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dr. Andy Baldwin, a US Naval Officer, ironman triathlete, humanitarian, and physician, and star of ABC's The Bachelor, Officer and a Gentleman, chronicles his experience providing health care at a small, rural clinic in Kenya. Dr. Baldwin shares personal photos and an intimate view into the challenges and emotional ups and downs of his inspirational experience.
Fear of the Unknown
Price: Free! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
'I ran through the forest as fast as my legs could carry me. Behind me, the screams echoed between the dark trees...'
Becoming Bionic: The Little Book of Hope for Heart Patients
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: 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!
5K Training Guide-Running with Dogs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
The 5K Training Guide Running with Dogs was written for those looking to run their very first 5K or for those who are more experienced and need some coaching for their dog. This is a step by step guide with dog training tips for every workout.
Nourish & Strengthen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Inspirational
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Chloe Taylor has the perfect life: a model's figure, a husband who adores her, three healthy children. So why does she feel so much less than perfect?