What Mad Pursuit: Short Stories About Runners (Paperback)
The World of Runners
* A first-year runner's shocking breakthrough hides her dark secret.
* A college walk-on remembers his vexing friendship with teammate Steve Prefontaine.
* An embittered rebel emerges from seclusion to attack her hated rival over 26 miles.
* An obsessive jogger tries to maintain his Streak in the face of mounting obstacles.
Seventeen short stories--some dark, some comical--portray the world of runners, from weekend jogger to Olympic star, offering a unique exploration of sport and the human condition.