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User Review  - ProfH - LibraryThing

I couldn't stand the writer as I think he has a cliche-ridden, second-rate sports page style. That said, the book makes some interesting points and introduces the reader to some characters and stories ... Read full review

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User Review  - kaitanya64 - LibraryThing

I generally like travel books, but I found the travel and culture sections of this a little overwritten. What really interested me is the insight it gave into running injuries and how our unnatural ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Goodreads

An earlier review nailed it with the excessive hyperbole. I still enjoyed it but it felt more like reading a long magazine article. Writing style contributed to this. Made sense when I found out he wrote for Men's Fitness. Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - David Barnhill - Goodreads

An earlier review nailed it with the excessive hyperbole. I still enjoyed it but it felt more like reading a long magazine article. Writing style contributed to this. Made sense when I found out he wrote for Men's Fitness. Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I'd give this book a lot more stars if not for all of the swearing. Especially the 'f' bomb. Multiple times. Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Tinea - Goodreads

I dunno if I'm just emotional lately from overwork and aidwork trauma, but I was in tears of joy at the end of this thing. So much love, respect, and curiosity in here, it mostly made up for the ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Sarah Jo - Goodreads

Honestly, I couldn't finish it. This book would probably be interesting to runners who are already familiar with the characters of the running world. But trying to keep track of them all was too ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Goodreads

A great motivational read to get you up and running. I liked how simple and straightforward the book is about running, and how everyone, all human beings, have the innate ability to run. It's what our ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

A great motivational read to get you up and running. I liked how simple and straightforward the book is about running, and how everyone, all human beings, have the innate ability to run. It's what our ... Read full review

Review: Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen

User Review  - Ro Laberee - Goodreads

Well, I now know loads more about ultra-marathoning. However the book is sparse on its central topic - the Tarahumara. This Copper Canyon tribe of indefatigable, super-athletes haunt and taunt mere ... Read full review


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