What I Talk about When I Talk about Running [With Earbuds] (Pre-Recorded Audio Player)

By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translator), Ray Porter (Read by)
$62.49
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August 2008 Indie Next List


“Focus. Endurance. Will. Murakami argues that these traits are at least as important as talent in both running and writing--probably even more important. Whether you're a writer or a runner (or both), or just somebody who wants an entertaining read, you'll find a lot to love in this marvelous book.”
— Dave Mallmann, Harry W. Schwartz Bookshop, Brookfield, WI

October 2008 Indie Next List


“Focus. Endurance. Will. Murakami argues that these traits are at least as important as talent in both running and writing -- probably even more important. Whether you're a writer or a runner (or both), or just someone who wants an entertaining read, you'll find a lot to love in this marvelous book.”
— Dave Mallmann, Harry W. Schwartz Bookshop, Brookfield, WI

Description


This rich and revelatory memoir offers a cornucopia of memories and insights about writing and running and the integral impact both have made on the authors life as he prepares for the 2005 New York City Marathon.

About the Author


Haruki Murakami is a prolific writer of novels and short stories, including "Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World", which won the prestigious Tanizaki Prize.

Gabriel is assistant professor of Japanese literature at the University of Arizona.

Ray Porter has garnered two Audie nominations and a multitude of enthusiastic reviews for his sparkling narration of audiobooks. He has also appeared in numerous films and television shows, including Frasier, ER, Will & Grace, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, and Almost Famous. A fifteen-year veteran of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, he lives in Los Angeles with his wife and son.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781433276521
ISBN-10: 1433276526
Publisher: Findaway World
Publication Date: July 2009
Language: English