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The Endorphin Book Club: A book discussion group for runners

Pam LeBlanc

Editor’s note: This article was originally published January 14, 2014

Have you ever taken a book into the tub with you for your post-run ice bath?

If so, you should check out the Endorphin Book Club.

Each month, members discuss a book related to running, from fictional stories like “Once a Runner” to non-fiction training philosophies or biographies about famous runners.

The group, which is open to all runners, meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of every month at Whole Foods Market, 525 Lamar Boulevard.

The group will gather Feb. 3 on the outdoor plaza level to discuss ultra runner and ski mountaineer Kilian Jornet’s “Run or Die.” (Watch a video about Jornet at

The club’s official bookstore partner is BookPeople.

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