A Love Story : 10 Years, 5 Marathons and 1 Life-changing Sport

Downloadable Audiobook - 2016
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As the 2008 recession hit, Jen quickly found herself with a newly purchased home, a fading freelance business and an alcoholic boyfriend. To avoid slipping into an even deeper depression, she took to the streets. What started as a silly assignment (running and reporting on a 5k) soon became an obsession (running 50+ miles a week training for marathons). Running gave Jen focus, discipline, and a way to block out negativity; it gave her the confidence that her relationships with men never had; it gave her hope and a way forward. Over the course of a few short years and hundreds of miles, Jen fell in love with running, and in doing so, found a way to fall out of love with the wrong kind of men and back in love with herself. RUNNING: A LOVE STORY chronicles Jen's inspiring transformation. Often witty and always thoughtful, RUNNING: A LOVE STORY aims to examine running from a repeatedly overlooked vantage point - that of a woman shuffling in the in the middle of the pack, who runs not for medals but for something more
Publisher: Made available through hoopla, 2016
[United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : 2016
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781622319008
Branch Call Number: Audio Download--Adult
Characteristics: data file
digital,Digital recording
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 32 min.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: Kaye, Randye
hoopla digital


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