Books tagged: running

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Exile
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,620. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The second book in the 300 Nights Trilogy. The story begins with Part Five in this cyberpunk science fiction novel set in a gritty near future. The saga continues when the underground dystopia falls apart leaving the Homo sapien at odds with the coming robot race. All seems lost for the human race until the automatons discover they made their match.
Mud, Sweat and Tears - an Irish Woman’s Journey of Self-Discovery
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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In July 2008, Moire O'Sullivan made a solo attempt of the Wicklow Round, a gruelling run spanning 100 kilometres over 26 of Ireland’s remotest mountains. Mud, Sweat and Tears tells one woman’s story about her passion for mountain running, a passion that has brought her to the heights of some of Ireland’s most impressive mountains and to the depths of her own human limitations.
Folly Beach Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
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A collection of poems celebrating life, love, and the beauty of Folly Beach, SC; while also exploring the depths of angst and despair that had to be navigated to get there. Features "Advice to New Runners," "Hard-packed Sand," "Driving into Winter," "The Magic Day," and many others.
Active Learning: Berlang, the Bear Plays Sports Book 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports
Come and see Berlang, the Bear play a variety of different sports. He learns to play basketball, soccer, golf, ping pong and of course football. This book displays the many uniforms, helmets and fields used for the different types of games. Hurry! Come and enjoy this book along with Berlang, the Bear.
Marathon Running: An Arm Chair Guide Full of 100 Tips to Running a Marathon
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
This book is your practical guide on how to have your body and mind set on running those 26.2 miles. It offers you 100 simple tips to help you take that first step in preparing for the big race. It also includes the link to where you can get exclusive access to the audio and ebook versions as well as weekly tips that will get sent straight to your inbox -- a bonus worth $76.
TECHs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future, athletes will do anything to compete and win. The legalization of steroids, genetic optimization, and cybernetic enhancement have created a new breed of athlete, the Technologically Enhanced Cybernetic Human, or “T.E.C.H.”
Hitler's 1936 Berlin Olympic Games - What really happened before, during and afterwards
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography, Nonfiction » History » European
When the 1936 Olympic Games was hosted by Germany at their magnificent Berlin stadium, the country was a far different place from when they were first awarded the event. Now run by Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party, this is a genuine account of what really happened in the lead up the games, during and after; how their own athletes were treated, and the contrast to their public and propaganda image.
A Time Based First Marathon Training Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
A Time based First Marathon Training Plan offers beginners an alternative training approach to the more common and frequently complicated miles-based marathon training programs available today. At the heart of the book is a simple but effective 16-week training plan where scheduled runs are given in minutes of running instead of requirements to log a given number of miles.
A Race for Life: A Diet and Exercise Program for Superfitness and Reversing the Aging Process
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,870. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Lantern Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
In her mid-forties, Ruth Heidrich was diagnosed with breast cancer. After undergoing a double mastectomy, she challenged herself to the punishing Ironman Triathlon, a test of endurance involving a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride, and a 26.2-mile marathon run. Twenty years later, Heidrich is still running, cancer-free, and positive about life. This is her story. She describes her fight with cance
A Mango for the Teacher: Running the Beach and Running a School in Cancun's Early Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
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Deborah, a spirited young teacher of English as a Second Language, flees NYC's ’70 fiscal crisis, heading for Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula. Her destination? A small hamlet/construction camp adjoining a spectacular undeveloped beach: Cancún. Hilarious experiences follow harrowing ones as a class for four becomes a school for four hundred. Then come love, adventure and misadventure too.