What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

✏Book Title : What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher : Vintage
✏Release Date : 2008-07-29
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 0307269477
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏What I Talk About When I Talk About Running Book Summary : Coming this October: Killing Commendatore, the much-anticipated new novel from Haruki Murakami An intimate look at writing, running, and the incredible way they intersect, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running is an illuminating glimpse into the solitary passions of one of our greatest artists. While training for the New York City Marathon, Haruki Murakami decided to keep a journal of his progress. The result is a memoir about his intertwined obsessions with running and writing, full of vivid recollections and insights, including the eureka moment when he decided to become a writer. By turns funny and sobering, playful and philosophical, here is a rich and revelatory work that elevates the human need for motion to an art form.

📒The Long Run ✍ Catriona Menzies-Pike

✏Book Title : The Long Run
✏Author : Catriona Menzies-Pike
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2016-03-01
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 9781925475180
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Long Run Book Summary : No one ever expected Catriona Menzies- Pike to run a marathon. She hated running, and was a hopeless athlete. When she was twenty her parents died suddenly – and for a decade she was stuck. She started running on a whim, and finally her grief started to move too. Until very recently, it was frowned upon for women to run long distances. Running was deemed unladylike – and probably dangerous. How did women’s running go from being suspect to wildly popular? How does a high school klutz become a marathon runner? This fascinating book combines memoir and cultural history to explore the rich and contradictory topic of women and running.

📒Books For Living ✍ Will Schwalbe

✏Book Title : Books for Living
✏Author : Will Schwalbe
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2017-01-12
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9781444790795
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Books for Living Book Summary : From the author of the international bestseller The End of Your Life Book Club, an inspiring and magical exploration of the enduring power of books - a must for all passionate book lovers, exploring books as diverse as The Girl on the Train, The Little Prince and David Copperfield. 'I've always believed that everything you need to know can be found in a book.' Will Schwalbe Why is it that we read? Is it to pass time? To learn something new? To escape into another reality? For Will Schwalbe, reading is a way to entertain himself but also to make sense of the world, to become a better person, and to find the answers to the big (and small) questions about how to live his life. In this delightful celebration of reading, Schwalbe invites us along on his quest for books that speak to the specific challenges of living in our modern world, with all its noise and distractions. Rich with stories and recommendations, Books for Living is a treasure for everyone who loves books and loves to hear the answer to the question: "What are you reading?"

📒Life Is A Marathon ✍ Matt Fitzgerald

✏Book Title : Life Is a Marathon
✏Author : Matt Fitzgerald
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2019-03-26
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9780738284781
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Life Is a Marathon Book Summary : An endurance athlete and coach reveals how the marathon transforms the lives of everyone who attempts it--and how it has helped his own family cope with serious adversity Step after step for 26.2 miles, hundreds of thousands of people run marathons. But why--what compels people past pain, lost toenails, 5.30 am start times, The Wall? Sports writer Matt Fitzgerald set out to run eight marathons in eight weeks across the country to answer that question. At each race, he meets an array of runners, from first timers, to dad-daughter teams and spouses, to people who'd been running for decades, and asks them what keeps them running. But there is another deeply personal part to Matt's journey: his own relationship to the sport--and how it helped him overcome his own struggles and cope with his wife Nataki's severe bipolar disorder. A combination of Matt's own How Bad Do You Want It? and What I Talk About When I Talk About Running, Life Is a Marathon captures the magic of those 26.2 miles. At the end of the day--and at the end of the race--the pursuit of a marathon finish line is not unlike the pursuit of happiness. You will pick up the book for a powerful personal story about what running does for the people for whom it does the most. You will put it down with a greater understanding of what it means to be alive in this world.

📒Desire ✍ Haruki Murakami

✏Book Title : Desire
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher : Random House
✏Release Date : 2017-06-08
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 9781473548473
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Desire Book Summary : You’ve just passed someone on the street who could be the love of your life, the person you’re destined for – what do you do? In Murakami’s world, you tell them a story. The five weird and wonderful tales collected here each unlock the many-tongued language of desire, whether it takes the form of hunger, lust, sudden infatuation or the secret longings of the heart. Selected from Haruki’s Murakami’s short story collections The Elephant Vanishes, Blind Willow Sleeping Woman, Men Without Women VINTAGE MINIS: GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. A series of short books by the world’s greatest writers on the experiences that make us human Also in the Vintage Minis series: Love by Jeanette Winterson Psychedelics by Aldous Huxley Eating by Nigella Lawson Summer by Laurie Lee

📒1q84 ✍ Haruki Murakami

✏Book Title : 1Q84
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher : Random House
✏Release Date : 2011
✏Pages : 623
✏ISBN : 9781846554070
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏1Q84 Book Summary : While their stories influence one another, at times by accident and at times intentionally, the two come closer and closer to intertwining.

📒Birthday Girl ✍ Haruki Murakami

✏Book Title : Birthday Girl
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher : Random House
✏Release Date : 2019-01-24
✏Pages : 48
✏ISBN : 9781473563810
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Birthday Girl Book Summary : She waited on tables as usual that day, her twentieth birthday. She always worked Fridays, but if things had gone according to plan on that particular Friday, she would have had the night off. One rainy Tokyo night, a waitress’s uneventful twentieth birthday takes a strange and fateful turn when she’s asked to deliver dinner to the restaurant’s reclusive owner. Birthday Girl is a beguiling, exquisitely satisfying taste of master storytelling, published to celebrate Murakami’s 70th birthday.

📒Wind Pinball ✍ Haruki Murakami

✏Book Title : Wind Pinball
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher : Random House
✏Release Date : 2015-08-04
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 9781448190966
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wind Pinball Book Summary : 'If you’re the sort of guy who raids the refrigerators of silent kitchens at three o’clock in the morning, you can only write accordingly. That’s who I am.' Hear the Wind Sing and Pinball, 1973 are Haruki Murakami’s earliest novels. They follow the fortunes of the narrator and his friend, known only by his nickname, the Rat. In Hear the Wind Sing the narrator is home from college on his summer break. He spends his time drinking beer and smoking in J’s Bar with the Rat, listening to the radio, thinking about writing and the women he has slept with, and pursuing a relationship with a girl with nine fingers. Three years later, in Pinball, 1973, he has moved to Tokyo to work as a translator and live with indistinguishable twin girls, but the Rat has remained behind, despite his efforts to leave both the town and his girlfriend. The narrator finds himself haunted by memories of his own doomed relationship but also, more bizarrely, by his short-lived obsession with playing pinball in J’s Bar. This sends him on a quest to find the exact model of pinball machine he had enjoyed playing years earlier: the three-flipper Spaceship.

✏Book Title : Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage 101 Amazing Facts You Didn t Know
✏Author : G Whiz
✏Publisher : GWhizBooks.com
✏Release Date : 2014-09-04
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9781502271709
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage 101 Amazing Facts You Didn t Know Book Summary : What are the amazing facts of Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami? Do you want to know the golden nuggets of facts readers love? If you've enjoyed the book, then this will be a must read delight for you! Collected for readers everywhere are 101 book facts about the book & author that are fun, down-to-earth, and amazingly true to keep you laughing and learning as you read through the book! Tips & Tricks to Enhance Reading Experience • Enter "G Whiz" after your favorite title to see if publication exists! ie) Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage G Whiz • Enter "G Whiz 101" to search for entire catalogue! • Tell us what title you want next! • Combine your favorite titles to receive bundle coupons! • Submit a review and hop on the Wall of Contributors! “Get ready for fun, down-to-earth, and amazing facts that keep you laughing & learning!" - G Whiz DISCLAIMER: This work is a derivative work not to be confused with the original title. It is a collection of facts from reputable sources generally known to the public with source URLs for further reading and enjoyment. It is unofficial and unaffiliated with respective parties of the original title in any way. Due to the nature of research, no content shall be deemed authoritative nor used for citation purposes. Refined and tested for quality, we provide a 100% satisfaction guarantee or your money back.

📒Tony Takitani ✍ Haruki Murakami

✏Book Title : Tony Takitani
✏Author : Haruki Murakami
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2006-05
✏Pages : 44
✏ISBN : 0976047861
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tony Takitani Book Summary :