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Book Reviews on Running Books

I love books. And even more than that, I love books about running. 

Cross Country by Rickey Gates

Rickey Gates runs 3,700 miles across the United States, from the east coast to the west coast. In this book, he shares his journey and his encounters with people he met along the way. 


Finding My Feet by Hanny Allston

Hanny Allston is thrown into a ‘perfect storm’ when her family falls apart, her father struggles with a dangerous illness, and she faces an injury that could end her athletic career. This story of finding her feet is told with inspiring honesty and you should definitely read it if you are looking for a change in perspective. 


Meb for Mortals by Meb KEflezighi

When Meb Keflezighi won the Boston marathon at the age of 38, he was the first American man in thirty-one years winning this race. In this book, he shares his training and nutrition secrets to long-term success as a marathoner.