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Summary: Join Diego and his team in new and exciting adventures. Diego needs your help convincing Armadillo that she can win her race, help Roady Roadrunner practice for his big race, and explore lots of fun places with Chucho the Train.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV GO

Adler, David A.

Summary: Mo Jackson and his friends practice passing the baton ahead of their track meet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE ADL

Keene, Carolyn

Summary: When a chocolate turkey--the intended prize for the winners of a Thanksgiving Day race--disappears, Nancy and her friends identify and eliminate suspects in their search for the missing confection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC KEE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED KEE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED NDCB 12

Terrell, Brandon

Summary: After he accidentally injures a teammate during relay race practice, thirteen-year-old Nate and his cousin Rachel travel back in time to meet Jesse Owens, and get a chance to see him run in the 1936 Olympics--and almost lose the Sports Illustrated magazine that is their ticket back to the present.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TER

Platt, Christine A.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Twelve animals race to determine where they will stand on the Chinese zodiac calendar, and each animal's unique quality comes into play." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2021

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Stilton, Thea

Summary: "The Thea Sisters help their friend Beatrice prepare for the Summer Olympics!"--Publisher's description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC STI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC STI

Wallace, Rich

Summary: It is track season and seventh-grader Marcus is struggling at the 400 meter distance and upset that his best friend Torry jokes about his slow times--so he is determined to build up enough strength to earn a place on the 4x400 meter relay at the upcoming track and field meet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Wagon 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC WAL

Lane, Jeanette

Summary: Hoping to win a year's worth of free pancakes, Ash and Pikachu go head-to-head against previous champ, Alolan Raichu, in the annual Pokémon Pancake Race.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LAN

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: Mr. Putter is convinced to run in a senior marathon with his neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, when he learns that second prize is a train set.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2008

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Nuurali, Siman

Summary: Eight-year-old Sadiq wants to try out for the youth football team like his friends, but his parents feel he is too young, and instead suggest that he take up running and join the track club--Sadiq feels that running is wimpy, but the coach convinces him that running races can be fun as well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE NUU

Karnazes, Dean

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: J.P. Tarcher/Penguin 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.42 KAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KARNAZES, DEAN KAR

Currinder, Michael

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Leo Coughlin's life is increasingly stressful because his autistic older brother Caleb's behavior is becoming more bizarre and even violent, and their parents' marriage is falling apart--but Leo finds an escape in long distance running, and in two new friends: Curtis, himself a potential state champion who teaches him the strategy of running, and Mary, his would-be girlfriend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Currinder 2017

McDougall, Christopher

Summary: McDougall reveals the secrets of the world's greatest distance runners--the Tarahumara Indians of Copper Canyon, Mexico--and how he trained for the challenge of a lifetime: a fifty-mile race through the heart of Tarahumara country pitting the tribe against an odd band of super-athletic Americans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.4209721 MCD

McDougall, Christopher

Summary: Recounts the author's experiences with the reclusive Tarahumara Indians, whose techniques allow them to run long distances with ease, and describes his training for a fifty-mile race with the tribe and a number of ultramarathoners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.42 McD

Maddox, Jake.

Summary: Best friends Olivia and Jessica are good runners, but Olivia is uncomfortable with competition, so when her friend talks her into joining the track team and Olivia is assigned to a long distance race, she is suddenly overcome by a fear of failure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAD

Murray, Alison

Summary: "Hare is the fastest on the farm. Tortoise is as slow as they go. So when they decide to have a race, Hare is certain to win ... isn't he? Alison Murray offers an enchanting retelling of a much-loved Aesop's fable with a mischievous twist full of fun and stylish charm."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

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Joyner, Andrew.

Summary: School field day is coming up and Boris and his friends are practicing hard because they are determined not to let Eddie win again, but on race day Boris is forced to choose between winning and friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Branches/Scholastic Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE JOY

McMullan, Kate.

Summary: In this modern version of Greek mythology, Hades, King of the Underworld, tells the true story of Atalanta, the foot race, and the golden apples.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MCM

Barclay, Jane

Summary: Desperate to grow bigger even though his mother reassures him that good things come in small packages, little JoJo longs to run a race to win red Rocket Racer shoes but despairs at the thought of having to compete against large bullies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR

Maddox, Jake.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Nick hates running, but his high school gym teacher thinks he is just the right person to fill in for the two hundred meter relay race, and will not give him a passing grade unless he tries--will Nick learn to run or let the team down?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Roy, Lucinda

Summary: "The Freedom Race, Lucinda Roy's explosive first foray into speculative fiction, is a poignant blend of subjugation, resistance, and hope. In the aftermath of a cataclysmic civil war known as the Sequel, ideological divisions among the states have hardened. In the Homestead Territories, an alliance of plantation-inspired holdings, Black labor is imported from the Cradle, and Biracial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOR 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROY

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROY

Wilner, Barry.

Summary: "A collective biography of the top 10 running backs, both past and present, which includes accounts of game action, career statistics, and more"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 2011

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Schwartz, Amy

Summary: "From sticking stickers and wearing slickers, to making faces and running races, here is a sweet collection of things that young ones can do with those they love!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Appleseed, an imprint of Abrams 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD SCH

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