Run!: Stories of Blisters and Bliss

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Allen & Unwin, Jun 17, 2014 - Endurance sports - 272 pages
Heart-pounding adventure stories from a world-renowned superathlete who charts the frontiers of human endurance.

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User Review  - MartinBodek - LibraryThing

Dean Karnazes is my running idol. He's also my writer-runner idol. His first two books were a thrill-a-sentence joyride, but somehow he hit the brakes with this one. Much territory is tread upon again ... Read full review

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

Within the pages of Run! there are 26.2 stories all related to running in one way or another, one for every mile of a marathon. Sometimes a chapter was simply to express the joy of running. Sometimes ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

Dean Karnazes has been called an "Ultrarunning legend" by Men's Journal, and "One of the sexiest men in sports" by Sports Illustrated for Women. Winner of the 2004 Badwater Ultramarathon in Death Valley, he is the author of ULTRAMARATHON MAN. A columnist for Men's Health, Dean lives with his wife and two children in San Francisco. His website is

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