The Resource Running with a police escort: : tales from the back of the pack, Jill Grunenwald, (electronic resource)

Running with a police escort: : tales from the back of the pack, Jill Grunenwald, (electronic resource)

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Running with a police escort: : tales from the back of the pack
Title
Running with a police escort:
Title remainder
tales from the back of the pack
Statement of responsibility
Jill Grunenwald
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
In the fall of 2012, quirky and cat-loving Cleveland librarian Jill Grunenwald got an alarming email from her younger sister: her sister was very concerned with Jill's weight and her overall mental and physical health. Having always struggled with her weight, Jill was currently hitting the scales at more than three hundred pounds. Right then, Jill looked in the mirror and decided that she needed to make a life-style change, pronto. She enrolled in Weight Watchers and did something else that she the girl who avoided gym class like the plague in high school never thought she'd do; Jill started running. And believe it or not, it wasn't that bad. Actually, it was kind of fun. Three months later, Jill did the previously unthinkable and ran her very first 5K at the Cleveland Metropolitan Zoo. Battling the infamous hills of the course, Jill conquered her fears and finished but in dead last. Yep, the police were reopening the streets behind her. But Jill didn't let that get her down because when you run for your health and happiness, your only real competition is yourself. Six years and more than one hundred pounds lost later, Jill is still running and racing regularly, and she is a proud member of the back of the pack in every race that she has entered. In Running with a Police Escort, Jill chronicles her racing adventures, proving that being a slow runner takes just as much guts and heart as being an Olympic champion. At turns heartbreaking and hilarious, Running with a Police Escort is for every runner who has never won a race but still loves the sport
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Grunenwald, Jill A
Dewey number
  • 796.42092
  • B
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Grunenwald, Jill A
  • Runners (Sports)
  • Librarians
  • Overweight persons
  • Electronic books
  • Cleveland (Ohio)
Target audience
adult
Label
Running with a police escort: : tales from the back of the pack, Jill Grunenwald, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11840090
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multicolored
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MWT11840090
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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MWT11840090
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11840090
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Running with a police escort: : tales from the back of the pack, Jill Grunenwald, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11840090
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11840090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11840090
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11840090
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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