|Author||: Christopher McDougall|
|Release Date||: 2011|
|ISBN 10||: 0307279189|
|Pages||: 287 pages|
|Rating||: 4/5 from 3871 reviews|
Recounts the author's experiences with the reclusive Tarahumara Indians, whose techniques allow them to run long distances with ease, and describes his training for a fifty-mile race with the tribe and a number of ultramarathoners.
by Christopher McDougall
Recounts the author's experiences with the reclusive Tarahumara Indians, whose techniques allow them to run long distances with ease, and describes his training for a fifty-mile race with the tribe and a number of ultramarathoners.GET BOOK!
by Bruce Springsteen
Over the past seven years, Bruce Springsteen has privately devoted himselfto writing the story of his life, bringing to these pages the same honesty, humor, and originality found in his songs. He describes growing up Catholic in Freehold, New Jersey, amid the poetry, danger, and darkness that fueled his imagination, leading up to the moment he refers to as The Big Bang: seeing Elvis Presley s debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. He vividly recounts his relentless drive to becomeGET BOOK!
by Michael Morpurgo
Discover the beautiful stories of Michael Morpurgo, author of Warhorse and the nation’s favourite storyteller Joy and heartbreak combine in this bittersweet tale of a champion greyhound’s journey through life – and from owner to owner...GET BOOK!
by Eric Meola,Bruce Springsteen,Daniel Wolff
"This special edition of Born to run: the unseen photographs is limited to 1,350 copies, specially bound, encased in a cloth clamshell case, and signed by Eric Meola; This is copy number 269."GET BOOK!
by Jason Walz
In Last Pick: Born to Run, the second volume of his graphic novel series, Jason Walz pairs vivid world-building and fast-paced adventure in a beautiful story of bravery, sacrifice, and sibling devotion. Four years ago, aliens kidnapped most of mankind, leaving behind those they deemed unworthy—the “last picked.” The future for Sam is bleak and unthinkable. A galaxy away from her twin brother, she is a pawn in the aliens’ bloody civil war. But with her new friend Mia,GET BOOK!
Born to Run by Christopher McDougall | Summary & Analysis Preview: Born to Run is a book about the natural virtues of running, based on Christopher McDougall’s own experiences, research, and training. It is centered on the Tarahumara, an indigenous Mexican tribe known for their feats of long-distance running. McDougall, a journalist, is a low-key hobbyist runner himself, but he experiences numerous injuries which threaten to force him to stop. Given the high injury rate among runners, McDougall is fascinated byGET BOOK!
by Barbara Rudow
At the age of 7, Brittany Young had a horrible accident. Her legs and feet were burned so badly that doctors werent sure if she would ever walk again. Years later, after enduring thousands of hours of treatment and therapy, Brittany can not only walkshe can run! In fact, she is one of the top high school runners in the country. This is the remarkable true story of a determined young girl from Hawaii who simply wouldnt quit. Her competitive spiritGET BOOK!
by Leslie Garrett
"As a young man, Tom Longboat drew huge crowds at track meets around the world. He is the best long-distance runner Canada has ever produced. Read about his astonishing achievements ..."--Page 4 of cover.GET BOOK!
by Dave Marsh
When Born to Run: The Bruce Springsteen Story was first published in 1979, the publisher hoped that it would sell 15,000 copies. It would end up selling a miraculous 150,000 copies-becoming the first rock 'n' roll best seller ever. It was a landmark book, virtually creating the genre of the rock book & going on to be translated into five foreign languages. Born to Run, reprinted now with a new introduction, combines a biography, a fan's notes, a photo book, an analysis of theGET BOOK!
by Ronald Keith Gaddie
Born to Run tells the stories of nine young politicians from all walks of life who enter into races at the state and local levels in Wisconsin, Oklahoma, Georgia, Nebraska, and Maine. Visit our website for sample chapters!GET BOOK!
by Mercedes Lackey,Larry Dixon
Three runaways become unwitting pawns in a deadly war between the good elves, whose interests lie in stock car racing, and the bad elves, who have gotten into kiddie porno rings and snuff filmsGET BOOK!
by Cathy Freeman
Hi guys, Ever since I was little I only had one dream – to win a gold medal at the Olympics. When I was twenty-seven years old, my dream came true. I'll never forget that night at the Sydney 2000 Games – as I crossed the finish line, it was as if the whole of Australia was cheering for me. Sometimes I still wonder how it happened. When I was growing up, I felt no different to anyone else. I loved having funGET BOOK!
by Stephen Kenson
Kellan Colt, a shadowrunner, professionals of the underworld who will do anything for money, fights for survival as organized crime gangs attempt to carve out their own empires amidst the new world superpowers. Original.GET BOOK!
by Christopher McDougall
The author of the best-selling Born to Run describes his investigation into ancestral training techniques that have enabled Mediterranean athletes to achieve extraordinary levels of strength and fitness.GET BOOK!
by James Grippando
“[A] thrill-a-minute novel.” —USA Today Jack Swyteck is back in action in Born to Run—the eighth outing for the danger-prone Miami lawyer in author James Grippando’s New York Times bestselling series. In this timely and spellbinding thriller, Swyteck is embroiled in shady Washington D.C. politics when his own father is selected by the President to replace the Vice President, killed in a hunting accident. Born to Run crackles with suspense, surprises, and razor sharp wit—“a fun 200GET BOOK!
by Eric Orton,Rich O'Brien
Eric Orton has spent a lifetime learning about running and the limitless possibilities of the human body and mind, and now he is ready to share his knowledge in a book that will open up a new world of achievement for runners everywhere. For Orton, this is a chance to instruct and inspire. For the running reader, it is a chance to make amazing new strides. The Cool Impossibleis intended for runners and aspiring runners of all levels of abilityGET BOOK!
by Born for It
7" X 10" 200 Wide Ruled Pages. Plenty of pages and space to jot down notes of where you ran or what marathon you are preparing for. Or simply to use like a standard notebook for taking notes in class or even a place to put your thoughts to paper. Make a perfect gift for someone you know that loves running.GET BOOK!