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What I Talk About When I Talk About Running (Vintage International) - Community Reviews back

by Haruki Murakami
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Ami's Hoard
Ami's Hoard rated it 4 years ago
This year (2014), one of my reading resolutions is to read more non-fiction -- at least one title a month; just to expand my reading experience. I thought it would be safe to start with an author that I love.The bulk of this book is exactly what the title said ... about running. Murakami writes how ...
Well-Lucubrated
Well-Lucubrated rated it 6 years ago
This is probably the only non-technical book I've ever read that deals at length with running. For years I was quite enveloped by running myself, which is probably why I so thoroughly enjoyed and found myself nodding in agreement with Murakami when he desribed the meditative, void-like nature that i...
lostman
lostman rated it 6 years ago
I normally do not read memoirs, but this was fit perfectly in my current state of mind. Although this is not a self help book to improve your writing or running, there were several nuggets of inspiration that I am taking away from this book.I wouldn't recommend this book to everyone, but if you are...
Reading Slothfully
Reading Slothfully rated it 6 years ago
I love Murakami and I'm a long-time runner. What's not to like about this book. Obviously, it's not as awesome as Windup Bird Chronicle or Kafka on the Shore, but still a good read.
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