Amby Burfoot is the 1968 Boston Marathon winner who, last April, finished Boston for the 24th time on the 50th anniversary of his win. Now 71, Burfoot has covered 110,000 miles and has been a Runner's World editor or writer for 40 years. He has written or co-written six books, including his latest, Run Forever, which blends his vast personal experience, interviews with hundreds of top runners and coaches, and the latest scientific studies. He believes the mind is the runner's most important muscle.
Non-Fiction, South Dakota AuthorsSeasons of the Coyote: A Year on Prairie Bluff
Non-FictionAmerican Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
Non-Fiction, PulitzerThe Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero
Non-FictionThe New Sectarianism: The Arab Uprisings and the Rebirth of the Shi'a-Sunni Divide