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My Battle Within
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running is Paul Hassett's way of coping with depression, and the way that he has found to really let go of the past. Many times in his life, he has pulled the pain of the events in his life inside of him and held tight. But he finally found something that helped him release it. Running has saved Paul's life.
Run, Girl, Run!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Nine year olds usually do not know how to compete in a race, let alone be on a relay team of four girls. You will read and see these four learn, practice, and set out to win. Their hearts and souls are set to win for the team. Enjoy the pride and teamwork of these four girls.
Fastest Man In the World: The Tony Volpentest Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Tony Volpentest was born without hands and feet—a condition so rare it does not have a name. Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations; Tony proved them all wrong. In high school he took up the least likely sport for someone with­out feet—track. Through sheer will and perseverance he went from last place in every race to the pinnacle of his sport.
Finishing Kick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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 » Fantasy » 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, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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 » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
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 » Running & jogging
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.