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Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Kirsten Duvall - Goodreads

Inspiring and motivating book about the NY Marathon. Specifically written about the 2007 race. Each chapter (1 chapter for almost every mile of the race) interweaved stories of elite runners, regular ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - barry - Goodreads

i am thinking!!!!! i might be there one day.... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Karina Dulin - Goodreads

Though at this point I have no plans of EVER running NYCM, I loved the way Robbins captured the 2007 race. The way history and personal interest stories are weaved with profiles of the world's best runners makes the book easy to devour. Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Liz Moffat - Goodreads

Journalist Liz Robbins follows celebrities, elite and fun runners alike to see what drives them to run the New York Marathon. This book also covers the history of the race and some of the stories from ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

Great book about the New York City Marathon. Unlike "Born to Run," I'm not sure how much this book would appeal to non-runners, but as a runner I couldn't put it down. It was one of those nonfiction ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Katherine - Goodreads

Very fast read and great for anyone who has done or will be training for a marathon. I liked the mix of professional stories mixed with stories of regular folks. The writing is not particularly ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Bill Rudowski - Goodreads

Excellent read if you are thinking about running the NYC Marathon or are interested in the history of it all. I enjoyed reading about the different stories of the runners who really come from all ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Christina - Goodreads

This one's probably 3.5 stars. An interesting look at the 2007 New York Marathon, from start to finish. I loved that the marathon was simply a jumping off place to learn about different people's ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Helen - Goodreads

this was a great book about the NYC marathon! the author really took you through each and every mile of the race and interweaves the various stories of about 20 different people. i like how it ... Read full review

Review: A Race Like No Other: 26.2 Miles Through the Streets of New York

User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

I picked this up last week thinking that it would be a nice retrospective on my running of the NY marathon, which I found to be an incredibly rewarding. However, the writing in this book is atrocious ... Read full review


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