Books tagged: running

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By The Roadside
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
Young Tony Davidson finds himself on the road, away from his dreaded home life; and his father. He's finally free from the horrors his dad could deal out; or so he thought.
Running
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Like any normal teenager, Li is faced with immense pain and sorrow after witnessing her father gunned down in cold blood before her. Unlike any normal teenager, Li retaliates by destroying cities and towns and exposing her abilities to the world. Now that the word is out, Li and her friends have to evade the secret organization bent on curing everyone with abilities. But will running be enough?
I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
“I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered” captures Filipino runner Ben Gaetos’ quest for his goals in life and his bumpy ride along the way. Ben’s adventures led him to dream of running a herculean race, considered by many as the world’s toughest, the Badwater Ultramarathon. At Badwater, Ben relived the struggle of David vs. Goliath, facing 135 miles of furnace-like heat, endless roads, and heavenly climbs.
Accelerate! Run Faster in 7 Days
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Accelerate! Run Faster in 7 Days is a book for beginner and intermediate runners who wish to increase their overall speed and endurance. This volume utilizes a holistic approach in producing the desired end result: more speed and power on the track.
Idle Feet Do the Devil's Work
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,800. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Ray tells the real truth about running in an entertaining mix of facts, fiction, and opinions, all written with his unique blend of curmudgeonly candor and humor. It's a wide-ranging look at why so many people risk sore knees and smelly shoes in order to cross one more finish line, maybe, if they’re lucky, just a little faster than they ever have before.
Longer I Run - 100 Days Across America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
The physical fortitude to run 40 miles is in itself a laudatory feat. Repeating that performance 100 consecutive times, from one coast of the country to the other, is a spectacle. Doing it all as a recovering alcoholic fighting a debilitating intestinal disease would be impossible without one vital component—courage. Follow Steve Knowlton on a 3,717-mile run to redemption.
Trow Forge
Series: Goblin Alley. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,760. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Glittering Throng Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The paths of three people three intersect in a new novel of fantasy, of wonder and darkness, joy and fear. The world of Goblin Alley lies just ahead, connecting every city on the planet.
Re-Run: My 30-day Experiment to Fall Back in Love with Running
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
"I was a youthful Zephyr, flying with the wind in my face, fleet of foot and bold of spirit. But 35 years later I have a sorrowful confession to make: I hate running." Tony Markey sucks at running, and he knows it. Follow his 30-day challenge to see if he can fall back in love with running. Starting with 30 minutes of running every day and finishing on day 30 with the Seattle Half-Marathon!
The Resilient Runner: Mental Toughness Training for Distance Running
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
A concise and easy-to-read book with many helpful ideas about dealing with the mental pitfalls that occur while running long distances.
Elf Hills
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Something strange, something magical, is going on in the dusty hills behind the small town of Villaloma. Yet each time Linda Peters puts on her running shoes and sets out to find the enchanted kingdom she imagines—full of dancing elves, unicorns, and more—something stops her. And with school starting soon, she only has a few more chances to really search the hills.