REVIEW: “Run the World: My 3,500-Mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe” by Becky Wade

Run the World: My 3,500-Mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe, by Becky Wade William Morrow Paperbacks, ISBN: 978-0062416438 Copyright July 2016, Paperback, 288 Pages Run the World is an incredibly inspirational and heartfelt book detailing Wade’s 1-year journey as she explored the very universal phenomenon of running in its various foreign configurations, and examined the greater…

REVIEW: “Arctic Obsession: The Lure of the Far North” by Alexis S. Troubetzkoy

Arctic Obsession: The Lure of the Far North, by Alexis S. Troubetzkoy Thomas Dunne Books, ISBN: 978-0312625030 Copyright September 2011, Hardcover, 304 Pages Arctic Obsession is a noteworthy endeavor seeking to chronicle and expound ambitious Arctic expeditions. The book is an amalgamation of geographical details, historical nuggets, and vivid imagery, with the text united through timely and repeated…

REVIEW: ‘A Curious Man: The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert “Believe It or Not!” Ripley’ by Neal Thompson

A Curious Man: The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert “Believe It or Not!” Ripley, by Neal Thompson Three Rivers Press, ISBN: 978-0770436223 Copyright June 2014, Paperback, 432 Pages A Curious Man is a phenomenally entertaining and engrossing biography of LeRoy Robert Ripley. The author ingeniously and skillfully treats readers to streams of captivating anecdotes from cover to…