Book & Movie Reviews

Book and movie reviews

Book Review: The Russian Affair: The True Story of the Couple who Uncovered the...

© Copyright – 2020 – Athletics Illustrated Title: The Russian Affair: The True Story of the Couple who Uncovered the Greatest Sporting ScandalAuthor: David WalshPublisher:...

Book Review: When Running Was Young and So Were We, by Jack D. Welch

© Copyright - 2014 - Athletics Illustrated Genre: Journalism Paperback: 304 pages Publisher: D & B Publishing; First Edition (April 21 2014) Language: English ISBN-10: 1909457167 ISBN-13: 978-1909457164 Purchase here. Jack D....

Book Review: The Kiwi Runners’ Family Tree Volume One: 1800s-1999

Title: The Kiwi Runners’ Family Tree Volume One 1800s - 1999Published: 2020ISBN: 9780473523671Author: Dreydon SobanjaPublisher: Inspired Kids LtdPages: 142Buy it here>> New Zealand, a small...

Marathon – by Hal Higdon

© Copyright - 2010 - Athletics Illustrated Perhaps you have read John L. Parker Junior’s contribution to running culture, the quasi-fictional parable, Once a Runner...

Once a Runner – by John L. Parker Jr.

John L. Parker: Comeback Author John L. Parker Jr. took 30 years to write the sequel to his classic novel Once a Runner. Then he...

Book Review: Win at All Costs: Inside Nike Running and its Culture of Deception

© Copyright - 2021 - Athletics Illustrated Title: Win at all Costs: Inside Nike Running and Its Culture of Deception Author: Matt HartPages: 432 (Hardcover)Published:...

Out of Thin Air: Running wisdom and magic from above the clouds in Ethiopia

© Copyright - 2021 - Athletics Illustrated Title: Out of Thin Air: Running wisdom and magic from above the clouds in EthiopiaAuthor: Michael CrawleyPublisher:...

Book Review: The Five and Ten Men: Ten Men Who Redefined Distance Running

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Title: The Five and Ten Men: Ten Men Who Redefined Distance RunningAuthor: Richard Amery Pages: 295 ISBN: 978-0-6485614-0-8Publisher: Green Hill...

Book Review: The Unforgiving Line

© Copyright - 2020 - Athletics Illustrated Title: The Unforgiving Line Author: Paul C Maurer Pages: 268 Publisher: Lulu Press ISBN: 978-0-359-94494-1 The Unforgiving Line, by author Paul C Maurer,...

Book Review: In Search of Al Howie

© Copyright - 2019 - Athletics Illustrated Title: In Search of Al Howie Author: Jared Beasley Published: October 8, 2019, by Rocky Mountain Books Language: English ISBN-10: 1771603380 ISBN-13: 978-1771603386 Pages:...