By Rafael Fuchsgruber,Ralf Kerkeling
Vom Partykönig zum Extremläufer
Als DJ und Konzertveranstalter führte Rafael Fuchsgruber ein wildes und extrem ungesundes Leben – bis er eines Tages mit Verdacht auf Herzinfarkt im Krankenhaus liegt. Danach krempelt er sein Leben um. Alkohol und Zigaretten wandern auf den Müll, und er beginnt mit Anfang Vierzig wieder zu laufen. Gerade mal drei Kilometer sind es im ersten Versuch. Heute ist er der erfolgreichste deutsche Extremläufer in den Wüsten dieser Welt.
Running wild beschreibt biografisch das Leben Fuchsgrubers und seine Liebe zum Laufen. Der Ausnahmesportler nimmt den Leser mit auf seine Abenteuerläufe in die Wüsten rund um den Globus, bezieht Stellung zu Trainings- oder Equipmentfragen und gewährt Einblicke in seine Arbeit bei Konzerten mit großen Künstlern. Fuchsgruber blickt ehrlich und ungeschönt auf wilde und teilweise erschreckende Zeiten in seinem abwechslungsreichen Leben zurück.
Der Journalist Ralf Kerkeling begleitet Rafael Fuchsgruber und seine Läufer-Karriere seit einigen Jahren für different Laufmagazine. Zusammen beschreiben die beiden seinen Weg von Rock ’n’ Roll, Alkohol und vielen Partys hin zum Extremläufer.
By Jonathan Kis-Lev
FROM THE PRIZE-WINNING writer OF MY QUEST FOR PEACE ● WINNER OF THE BAMAHANE PRIZE ● encouraged through the lives of 2 global struggle II heroines, this impressive debut novel finds the terrific strength of 2 ladies who replaced heritage of their quest for romance, freedom, and moment chances.
In their early young people, women have been pressured to take a seat subsequent to one another at school. even if they have been whole opposites − one a social butterfly and the opposite a withdrawn bookworm − they quickly discovered that they shared comparable studies, hopes and goals. over the years, they turned top buddies, opposed to all expectations.
Until the struggle broke out.
Now, each one was once thrown into contrary aspects of the conflict. And blunders have been made − unforgivable blunders, that will form either their futures.
How may perhaps their friendship in all probability endure?
BASED ON a real tale, with an appendix together with genuine documents.
Advance compliment for The Marias
"Wonderful... A wry, sharply saw story of either heroism and coming-of-age-story in the course of one of many darkest instances in humanity." −Nadia Joels, The women' e-book Club
"Compulsively readable... Kis-Lev establishes himself as a distinctively modern literary voice."−The Reviewer
"Biting, terrific exploration of a feminine friendship from the eyes of a delicate guy. And though The Marias focuses on younger ladies, readers desire be neither younger nor woman so that it will get pleasure from it..." −Brendon Kahn, The final Opinion
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BOOK EXCERPT © All rights reserved, Goldsmith Press. Reprinted via permission:
Maria stood on the teach station.
It used to be spring, finally.
The struggle was once now over. How lengthy she were looking forward to this moment!
Her palms fidgeted on her handbag. She bit her lip. She ignored her buddy so intensely.
And now she used to be ultimately coming. The negative girl...
Who can have imagined that issues might end up this way...
She took a deep breath and bit her lips back. She shook her head disapprovingly at herself. "You should still cease this!" she concept, "It's no longer ladylike biting your lips like that!"
She folded her fingers jointly. "Oh God, deliver her right here already!"
At an identical time, at the educate coming into the rustic, a tender girl sat searching through the window.
The warfare was once over.
And now she may possibly ultimately go back to her cherished urban. To her liked urban sq., to the well-known fountain in entrance of the town corridor. To the numerous doves there. To the sound of the trams using slowly at the outdated streets. To the theatre. To the ballet.
But greater than something, she may possibly eventually go back to Maria.
The educate stopped on the border. She sat up because the border law enforcement officials handed within the aisle. She smiled on the officer and passed him her id papers. ahead of the warfare, one identification used to be adequate. yet these days, one needed to hold a number of types of identification.
The officer checked out the photograph after which at her, "Maria?"
She nodded, her face concealing nothing.
"Date of birth?"
"January 22nd," she acknowledged frivolously, "1920."
"What was once the aim of your remain abroad?"
She paused. "The war."
The officer nodded and proceeded to examine her delivery certificates, her baptism certificates, and her highschool commencement degree. Then he passed all of them again to her and persevered down the aisle.
She positioned all of the records in her dossier, tucking them into front of her suitcase. those very records had kept her existence such a lot of occasions some time past 3 years.
But quickly she would not desire them any more.
Soon she might go back to be herself. Her real self.
She gazed on the view of the geographical region in the course of the window. In a number of hours, she'd be there. Her liked city.
She may see her ally again.
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The results of virtually 20 years of study, learn, and on-the-ground battlefield treks, DMA paints a practical photograph of what could have been, with a spotlight a long way diverse from different entries within the burgeoning "alternative heritage" style. Northern defeat might have echoed in Bolivia and Brazil, in Persia and the Phillippines, within the debates on Irish domestic Rule and within the crafting of the nature of the redoubtable Georges Clemenceau.
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