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Running with Scissors

Running with Scissors Description:

The true story of an outlaw childhood where rules were unheard of the Christmas tree stayed up all year round Valium was consumed like candy and if things got dull an electroshock therapy machine could provide entertainment br br Running with Scissors is the true story of a boy whose mother a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton gave him away to be raised by her unorthodox psychiatrist who bore a striking resemblance to Santa Claus So at the age of twelve Burroughs found himself amidst Victorian squalor living with the doctor s bizarre family and befriending a pedophile who resided in the backyard shed The story of an outlaw childhood where rules were unheard of and the Christmas tree stayed up all year round where Valium was consumed like candy and if things got dull an electroshock therapy machine could provide entertainment The funny harrowing and bestselling account of an ordinary boy s survival under the most extraordinary circumstances

Rating: 3.69 out of 5

The Running Man

The Running Man Description:

i The Running Man i is set within a dystopian future in which the poor are seen more by the government as worrisome rodents than actual human beings The protagonist of The Running Man Ben Richards is quick to realize this as he watches his daughter Cathy grow more sick by the day and tread closer and closer to death Desperate for money to pay Cathy s medical bills Ben enlists himself in a true reality style game show where the objective is to merely stay alive

Rating: 3.34 out of 5

The Running Dream

The Running Dream Description:

b b An award winning and inspiring novel When Jessica s dreams are shattered she puts herself back together and learns to dream bigger than ever before b br b br Jessica thinks her life is over when she loses a leg in a car accident She s not comforted by the news that she ll be able to walk with the help of a prosthetic leg Who cares about walking when you live to run br br As she struggles to cope with crutches and a first cyborg like prosthetic Jessica feels oddly both in the spotlight and invisible People who don t know what to say act like she s not there Which she could handle better if she weren t now keenly aware that she d done the same thing herself to a girl with CP named Rosa A girl who is going to tutor her through all the math she s missed A girl who sees right into the heart of her br br With the support of family friends a coach and her track teammates Jessica may actually be able to run again But that s not enough for her now She doesn t just want to cross finish lines herself she wants to take Rosa with her br br b Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award b

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Running Blind (Jack Reacher, #4)

Running Blind (Jack Reacher, #4) Description:

Women are being murdered nationwide by a killer who leaves no trace of evidence no fatal wounds no signs of struggle and no clues to an apparent motive All the victims have one thing in common they each knew Jack Reacher

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Running the Rift

Running the Rift Description:

Running the Rift follows Jean Patrick Nkuba a gifted Rwandan boy from the day he knows that running will be his life to the moment he must run to save his life a ten year span in which his country is undone by the Hutu Tutsi tensions Born a Tutsi he is thrust into a world where it s impossible to stay apolitical where the man who used to sell you gifts for your family now spews hatred where the girl who flirted with you in the lunchroom refuses to look at you where your Hutu coach is secretly training the very soldiers who will hunt down your family Yet in an environment increasingly restrictive for the Tutsi he holds fast to his dream of becoming Rwanda s first Olympic medal contender in track a feat he believes might deliver him and his people from this violence When the killing begins Jean Patrick is forced to flee leaving behind the woman the family and the country he loves Finding them again is the race of his life br br This is the third Bellwether Prize winner published by Algonquin The Bellwether Prize is awarded biennially by Barbara Kingsolver for an unpublished novel that addresses issues of social justice and was previously awarded to The Girl Who Fell from the Sky and Mudbound

Rating: 3.74 out of 5

Running with the Demon (Word & Void, #1)

Running with the Demon (Word & Void, #1) Description:

Twenty years ago Terry Brooks turned fantasy fiction on its head with The Sword of Shannara the first fantasy novel to make the mainstream bestseller lists and the first in an unbroken string of thirteen bestselling books Now in Running with the Demon Brooks does nothing less than revitalize fantasy fiction again inventing the complex and powerful new mythos of the Word and the Void good versus evil still but played out in the theater in the round of the real world of our present br br On the hottest Fourth of July weekend in decades two men have come to Hopewell Illinois site of a lengthy bitter steel strike One is a demon dark servant of the Void who will use the anger and frustration of the community to attain a terrible secret goal The other is John Ross a Knight of the Word a man who while he sleeps lives in the hell the world will become if he fails to change its course on waking Ross has been given the ability to see the future But does he have the power to change it br br At stake is the soul of a fourteen year old girl mysteriously linked to both men And the lives of the people of Hopewell And the future of the country This Fourth of July while friends and families picnic in Sinnissippi Park and fireworks explode in celebration of freedom and independence the fate of Humanity will be decided br br A novel that weaves together family drama fading innocence cataclysm and enlightenment Running with the Demon will forever change the way you think about the fantasy novel As believable as it is imaginative as wondrous as it is frightening it is a rich exquisitely written tale to be savored long after the last page is turned

Rating: 3.52 out of 5

Running Out of Time

Running Out of Time Description:

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Rating: 3.69 out of 5

The Memory of Running

The Memory of Running Description:

Every decade seems to produce a novel that captures the public s imagination with a story that sweeps readers up and takes them on a thrilling unforgettable ride br br Ron McLarty s The Memory of Running is this decade s novel By all accounts especially his own Smithson Smithy Ide is a loser An overweight friendless chain smoking forty three year old drunk Smithy s life becomes completely unhinged when he loses his parents and long lost sister within the span of one week br br Rolling down the driveway of his parents house in Rhode Island on his old Raleigh bicycle to escape his grief the emotionally bereft Smithy embarks on an epic hilarious luminous and extraordinary journey of discovery and redemption From the publisher

Rating: 3.30 out of 5

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running Description:

In having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing Murakami began running to keep fit A year later he d completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon and now after dozens of such races not to mention triathlons and a dozen critically acclaimed books he reflects upon the influence the sport has had on his life and even more important on his writing Equal parts training log travelogue and reminiscence this revealing memoir covers his four month preparation for the New York City Marathon and takes us to places ranging from Tokyo s Jingu Gaien gardens where he once shared the course with an Olympian to the Charles River in Boston among young women who outpace him Through this marvelous lens of sport emerges a panorama of memories and insights the eureka moment when he decided to become a writer his greatest triumphs and disappointments his passion for vintage LPs and the experience after fifty of seeing his race times improve and then fall back By turns funny and sobering playful and philosophical What I Talk About When I Talk About Running is rich and revelatory both for fans of this masterful yet guardedly private writer and for the exploding population of athletes who find similar satisfaction in distance running

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

Caught Running

Caught Running Description:

Ten years after graduation Jake the jock Campbell and Brandon the nerd Bartlett are teaching at their old high school and still living in separate worlds When Brandon is thrown into a coaching job on Jake s baseball team they find themselves learning more about each other than they d ever expected br br High school is all about image even for the teachers Brandon and Jake have to get past their preconceived notions to find the friendship needed to work together And somewhere along the way they discover that perceptions can always change for the better Read a full chapter excerpt at a target blank href http www dreamspinnerpress com rel nofollow www dreamspinnerpress com a

Rating: 3.32 out of 5

Running in the Family

Running in the Family Description:

In the late s Ondaatje returned to his native island of Sri Lanka As he records his journey through the drug like heat and intoxicating fragrances of that pendant off the ear of India Ondaatje simultaneously retraces the baroque mythology of his Dutch Ceylonese family An inspired travel narrative and family memoir by an exceptional writer

Rating: 3.26 out of 5

Running in Heels

Running in Heels Description:

To say that Babs has been my closest friend for sixteen years is rather like saying that Einstein was good at sums We were blood sisters from the age of eleven before my mother prized the razor out of Babs s hand br br But now Babs noisy and as fun as a day at the beach is getting married And Natalie Miller twenty seven senior press officer for the London Ballet panics What happens when your best friend pledges everlasting love to someone else br br It doesn t help that Nat is dating a guy named Saul Bowcock As the confetti flutters her good girl veneer cracks and she falls into an alluringly unsuitable affair that spins her crazily out of control Nat is on the rebound and allergic to the truth about Babs s relationship her boyfriend s ambition her parents divorce and her golden boy brother s little Australian secret Her mother s lasagna and her roommate Andy s fuzzy slippers are also monstrous affronts But what Nat really needs to face is the mirror and herself br br Wickedly witty and refreshingly honest em Running in Heels em is a hilarious look at the lies we tell ourselves and the unwanted truths that only our best friends can tell us

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

Always Running

Always Running Description:

The award winning and bestselling classic memoir about a young Chicano gang member surviving the dangerous streets of East Los Angeles now featuring a new introduction by the author br br Winner of the Carl Sandburg Literary Award hailed as a i New York Times i notable book and read by hundreds of thousands i Always Running i is the searing true story of one man s life in a Chicano gang and his heroic struggle to free himself from its grip br br By age twelve Luis Rodriguez was a veteran of East Los Angeles gang warfare Lured by a seemingly invincible gang culture he witnessed countless shootings beatings and arrests and then watched with increasing fear as gang life claimed friends and family members Before long Rodriguez saw a way out of the barrio through education and the power of words and successfully broke free from years of violence and desperation br br Achieving success as an award winning poet he was sure the streets would haunt him no more until his young son joined a gang Rodriguez fought for his child by telling his own story in i Always Running i a vivid memoir that explores the motivations of gang life and cautions against the death and destruction that inevitably claim its participants br br At times heartbreakingly sad and brutal i Always Running i is ultimately an uplifting true story filled with hope insight and a hard earned lesson for the next generation

Rating: 3.44 out of 5

Running With the Devil (Running, #1)

Running With the Devil (Running, #1) Description:

Taking a ride on the wild side is a dangerous proposition br br Drug dealer Hooker Blackmailer Kenna Jones was the last person to have contact with a murdered federal informant and DEA Agent Drake March goes undercover during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally to find out just what her relationship to the dead man was One problem from the moment Drake encounters the gorgeous hot tempered chameleon he doesn t trust her or his immediate attraction to her br br Kenna s situation can t get worse Posing as arm candy for rich bikers is a humiliating way to earn tuition But the financially strapped grad student has no choice And it appears too sexy for his badge Agent Drake March isn t giving her a choice either He threatens to have her arrested if she refuses to cooperate in his investigation br br But bullets fly and Kenna s life is in danger from an unknown threat Drake s protective instincts kick in when he realizes sweet Kenna is innocent and in far over her head br br Lust fear and desire make for a volatile combination in the hedonistic atmosphere leading Drake and Kenna into taking a dangerous ride on the wild side with explosive results br br With their lives at stake will they learn to trust each other before it s too late Or will the devil come calling and finally get his due br br i Warning this title contains the following explicit sex graphic language and violence i br br br i This edition is no longer available for purchase i

Rating: 3.31 out of 5

Running Scared

Running Scared Description:

Previously published as Wishes br br No Matter How Fast You Run br br The newborn baby boy is beautiful perfect and hers for the asking All Kate Summers has to do is agree to one condition she must disappear from Boston and never breathe a word about the adoption to anyone br br Or How Far You Go br br Fifteen years later Kate has built a good life for herself and her son Jon in Hopewell Oregon Still she is haunted by the fear that he will somehow be taken away Then Daegan O Rourke arrives in town and strikes up a friendship with her and Jon But Daegan has his own past to hide one with shocking ties to hers br br A Killer Will Always Find You br br Someone is watching Kate watching her son and is willing to go to any lengths to claim him And the one man Kate is tempted to trust has dangerous secrets that could change her world forever Soon the past Kate thought she could outrun will explode unearthing a legacy of lies and treachery and a fury powerful enough to kill

Rating: 3.46 out of 5

The Steady Running of the Hour

The Steady Running of the Hour Description:

In this mesmerizing debut a young American discovers he may be heir to the unclaimed estate of an English World War I officer which launches him on a quest across Europe to uncover the elusive truth br br Just after graduating college Tristan Campbell receives a letter delivered by special courier to his apartment in San Francisco It contains the phone number of a Mr J F Prichard of Twyning Hooper Solicitors in London and news that could change Tristan s life forever br br In Prichard explains an English alpinist named Ashley Walsingham died attempting to summit Mt Everest leaving his fortune to his former lover Imogen Soames Andersson But the estate was never claimed Information has recently surfaced suggesting Tristan may be the rightful heir but unless he can find documented evidence the fortune will be divided among charitable beneficiaries in less than two months br br In a breathless race from London archives to Somme battlefields to the Eastfjords of Iceland Tristan pieces together the story of a forbidden affair set against the tumult of the First World War and the pioneer British expeditions to Mt Everest Following his instincts through a maze of frenzied research Tristan soon becomes obsessed with the tragic lovers and he crosses paths with a mysterious French girl named Mireille who suggests there is more to his quest than he realizes Tristan must prove that he is related to Imogen to inherit Ashley s fortune but the more he learns about the couple the stranger his journey becomes br br i The Steady Running of the Hour i announces the arrival of a stunningly talented author Part love story part historical tour de force Justin Go s novel is utterly compelling unpredictable and heartrending

Rating: 3.77 out of 5

Running on Empty (Mending Hearts, #1)

Running on Empty (Mending Hearts, #1) Description:

I had the perfect life br br Beautiful and loving husband Three gorgeous little girls br Successful career br br The only thing missing was the white picket fence I really wanted that fence br br Three years ago I lost that life I lost my husband And I lost myself But eventually I found my way through the darkness I ve made peace with my new life I have my girls and that s all that matters They are my world I have no illusions of ever falling in love again or getting whisked away on a white horse br br But then i he i came back into my life On a freakin motorcycle br br There s no way I ll let him turn my life completely upside down i Absolutely i no way br br The question is br br How long can I keep pretending that I m happy with my life being right side up

Rating: 3.59 out of 5

The End of the World Running Club

The End of the World Running Club Description:

Perfect for fans of i The Martian i this powerful post apocalyptic thriller pits reluctant father Edgar Hill in a race against time to get back to his wife and children When the sky begins to fall and he finds himself alone his best hope is to run or risk losing what he loves forever br br When the world ends and you find yourself forsaken every second counts No one knows this more than Edgar Hill Stranded on the other side of the country from his wife and children Ed must push himself across a devastated wasteland to get back to them With the clock ticking and hundreds of miles between them his best hope is to run or risk losing what he loves forever

Rating: 3.25 out of 5

Running Mate

Running Mate Description:

Barrett br br The name s Barrett Callahan Yeah that Barrett Callahan the one the press dubbed Bare after those naked sexting pictures surfaced At twenty five I was armed with an MBA from Harvard an executive position at my father s Fortune company a penthouse and a different piece of delectable eye candy in my bed every weekend I had a life most men dreamed of But then my father decided to run for president and my playboy lifestyle became a liability to his campaign that was built on family values My makeover comes in the form of a fake fianc e who I don t even get to choose one who is an uptight choirgirl acting priss but also sexy as hell br br Addison br br My latest relationship had gone down in flames and I was drowning in a sea of student loans when in true Godfather status James Callahan made me an offer I couldn t refuse Seven figures for seven months on the campaign trail pretending to be the adoring fianc e of his son Barrett As soon as he won the election our engagement would be dissolved amicably for the press I was free to ride off into the sunset a million dollars richer and because of the NDA no one would be the wiser Sure I d never met the guy but I d been a theater nerd in high school I could pull off any role from Lady Macbeth to Maria Von Trapp But that was before I met my fake fianc the infuriating self absorbed egotistical drop dead sexy King of the Manwhores br br The race will be a fight to the death finish and that s not even the actual campaign

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Green Grass, Running Water

Green Grass, Running Water Description:

Strong Sassy women and hard luck hardheaded men all searching for the middle ground between Native American tradition and the modern world perform an elaborate dance of approach and avoidance in this magical rollicking tale by Cherokee author Thomas King Alberta is a university professor who would like to trade her two boyfriends for a baby but no husband Lionel is forty and still sells televisions for a patronizing boss Eli and his log cabin stand in the way of a profitable dam project These three and others are coming to the Blackfoot reservation for the Sun Dance and there they will encounter four Indian elders and their companion the trickster Coyote and nothing in the small town of Blossom will be the same again

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

Running Like a Girl

Running Like a Girl Description:

In her twenties Alexandra Heminsley spent more time at the bar than she did in pursuit of athletic excellence When she decided to take up running in her thirties she had grand hopes for a blissful runner s high and immediate physical transformation After eating three slices of toast with honey and spending ninety minutes on iTunes creating the perfect playlist she hit the streets and failed miserably The stories of her first runs turn the common notion that we are all born to run on its head and expose the truth about starting to run it can be brutal p i Running Like a Girl i tells the story of how Alexandra gets beyond the brutal part makes running a part of her life and reaps the rewards not just the obvious things like weight loss health and glowing skin but self confidence and immeasurable daily pleasure along with a new closeness to her father a marathon runner and her brother with whom she ultimately runs her first marathon p p But before that she has to figure out the logistics of running the intimidating questions from a young and arrogant sales assistant when she goes to buy her first running shoes where to get decent bras for the larger bust how not to freeze or get sunstroke and what and when to eat before a run She s figured out what s important pockets and what isn t appearance and more p p For any woman who has ever run wanted to run tried to run or failed to run even if just around the block Heminsley s funny warm and motivational personal journey from nonathlete extraordinaire to someone who has completed five marathons is inspiring entertaining prac tical and fun p

Rating: 3.79 out of 5

Running

Running Description:

From the critically acclaimed author of i Be Safe I Love You i comes a dark and breathtaking novel br br i Running i brings together an ensemble of outsiders who get by as runners hustlers who sell tourists on low end accommodations for a small commission and a place to stay br br Bridey Sullivan a young American woman who has fled a peculiar and traumatic upbringing in Washington State takes up with a queer British couple the poet Milo Rollack and Eton drop out Jasper Lethe Slipping in and out of homelessness addiction and under the table jobs they create their own kind of family as they struggle to survive br br Jasper s madness and consequent death frame a narrative of emotional intensity In its midst this trio become linked to an act of terrorism The group then splinters taking us from Athens to the cliffs of the Mediterranean and to modern day New York br br Whether in the red light district of Athens or in the world of fire jumpers in the Pacific Northwest we are always in a space of gorgeously wrought otherness Running shows novelist Cara Hoffman to be writing at the peak of her craft

Rating: 3.60 out of 5

Running Back to You (Running, #1)

Running Back to You (Running, #1) Description:

i Alternate Cover Edition for B I EQCA i br br Juliette Fletcher is a girl with a plan Not one to sit back and wait for life to happen she moves back home after graduation and begins to carve out a life for herself br br Evan McGuire is desperate for a fresh start His career in the NFL depends on it Years of partying and carefree living have caught up with him After buying a beach house in need of renovations he begins to rebuild his life and his reputation br br What Evan doesn t expect is a chance meeting with Juliette out on an early morning beach run with her dog A strong mutual attraction draws them together but fear of scaring her away keeps Evan from revealing his true identity Evan finds himself in an unfamiliar situation forced to work harder than he ever has before to prove himself worthy of her affections br br Tragic misunderstandings and unexpected obstacles threaten to derail a fragile relationship Someone is watching waiting and tormenting Juliette desperate to destroy everything Can they find the strength to overcome jealousy insecurity and fear before it s too late

Rating: 3.31 out of 5

Running Hot (Arcane Society, #5)

Running Hot (Arcane Society, #5) Description:

Ex cop Luther Malone lifelong member of the secretive paranormal organization known as the Arcane Society is waiting to meet Grace Renquist Hired as an aura reading consultant in the quest for a murder suspect she s got zero field experience She s from tiny Eclipse Bay Oregon She s a librarian for heaven s sake br br As for Grace she s not expecting much either from Malone who walks with a cane and isn t so good with a gun Nice r sum for a bodyguard br br But even before they reach their hotel in Maui where they ll be posing as honeymooners Grace and Luther feel the electric charge between them Problem is they need to remain vigilant day and night because it soon becomes clear there s more going on here Rogue sensitives operatives for the underground group Nightshade are pouring into the luxury resort like there s a convention Grace recognizes those dark spikes in their auras She saw the same pattern in someone else in another life a life she hasn t revealed to Luther or anyone else And she understands how dangerous these people can be especially with those para hunters at their sides br br While the pair s employers at Jones amp Jones scramble to get them backup Luther and Grace have to think on their feet The criminals in their midst aren t just high level sensitives They ve enhanced their talents with a potent and unpredictable drug And as Grace knows all too well if you don t control your powers your powers will control you

Rating: 3.28 out of 5

Running on Empty (Running On Empty, #1)

Running on Empty (Running On Empty, #1) Description:

River Daniels lives an ordinary life as a high school junior growing up in the confines of rural Texas until her boyfriend s brutal attack leaves her both a murderer and a fugitive When River s closest girlfriends come to her aid they make a hasty decision to not only help her but leave their own troubled lives behind and join in her escape br br The girls manage to elude police for months but with every near miss River s life spirals further out of control until she finally hits rock bottom Realizing she must stop endangering her friends and find evidence proving she acted in self defense the girls decide to make a risky move River must face her ugly past and the one person she was protecting the night her world caved in the guy she has loved for as long as she can remember

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Running

Running Description:

Following his brilliant portrait of Maurice Ravel Jean Echenoz turns to the life of one of the greatest runners of the twentieth century and once again demonstrates his astonishing abilities as a prose stylist Set against the backdrop of the Soviet liberation and post World War II communist rule of Czechoslovakia i Running i a bestseller in France follows the famed career of Czech runner Emil Z topek a factory worker who despite an initial contempt for athletics as a young man is forced to participate in a footrace and soon develops a curious passion for the physical limits he discovers as a long distance runner br br Z topek who tenaciously invents his own brutal training regimen goes on to become a national hero winning an unparalleled three gold medals at the Helsinki Olympics and breaking countless world records along the way But just as his fame brings him upon the world stage he must face the realities of an increasingly controlling regime br br Written in Echenoz s signature style elegant yet playful i Running i is both a beautifully imagined and executed portrait of a man and his art and a powerful depiction of a country s propagandizing grasp on his fate br br br

Rating: 3.59 out of 5

Running Lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan That Works

Running Lean: Iterate from Plan A to a Plan That Works Description:

We live in an age of unparalleled opportunity for innovation We re building more products than ever before but most of them fail not because we can t complete what we set out to build but because we waste time money and effort building the wrong product br br What we need is a systematic process for quickly vetting product ideas and raising our odds of success That s the promise of i Running Lean i br br In this inspiring book Ash Maurya takes you through an exacting strategy for achieving a product market fit for your fledgling venture based on his own experience in building a wide array of products from high tech to no tech Throughout he builds on the ideas and concepts of several innovative methodologies including the Lean Startup Customer Development and bootstrapping br br i Running Lean i is an ideal tool for business managers CEOs small business owners developers and programmers and anyone who s interested in starting a business project br br br Find a problem worth solving then define a solution br Engage your customers throughout the development cycle br Continually test your product with smaller faster iterations br Build a feature measure customer response and verify refute the idea br Know when to pivot by changing your plan s course br Maximize your efforts for speed learning and focus br Learn the ideal time to raise your big round of funding br br b Get on track with The Lean Series b br Presented by Eric Ries bestselling author of i The Lean Startup How Today s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses i The Lean Series gives you solid footing in a proven methodology that will help your business succeed

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

Running Wild

Running Wild Description:

The thirty two adult members of an exclusive residential community in West London are brutally murdered and their children are abducted leaving no trace Through the forensic diary of Dr Richard Greville Deputy Psychiatric Adviser to the London Metropolitan Police the brutal details of the massacre that has baffled the entire police department unfold

Rating: 3.40 out of 5

Frankenstein (Running Press Classics)

Frankenstein (Running Press Classics) Description:

Mary Shelley s Frankenstein is the world s most famous Gothic novel about eccentric scientist Victor Frankenstein who creates a grotesque creature in an unorthodox scientific experiment Shelley s work is considered to be the world s first science fiction with Frankenstein s monster being a symbol of science gone awry Shelley s masterpiece has inspired numerous films plays and other books This the edition contains the author s final revisions

Rating: 3.35 out of 5

Running the Amazon

Running the Amazon Description:

The voyage began in the lunar terrain of the Peruvian Andes where coca leaf is the only remedy against altitude sickness It continued down rapids so fierce they could swallow a raft in a split second It ended six months and miles later where the Amazon runs gently into the Atlantic Joe Kane s personal account of the first expedition to travel the entirety of the world s longest river is a riveting adventure in the tradition of Joseph Conrad filled with death defying encounters with narco traffickers and Sendero Luminoso guerrillas and nature at its most unforgiving Not least of all Running the Amazon shows a polyglot group of urbanized travelers confronting their wilder selves their fear and egotism selflessness and courage

Rating: 3.66 out of 5