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See all 4 pre-owned listings. Jul 13, Courtney rated it really liked it. Paperback El James Books. Like, lost a partner and a dozen or two friends to AIDS, got diagnosed with it myse Let this be a lesson to those reading reader comments.

The story of the love between the coach and the runner unfolds gradually. The narrator is Harlan Brown, the trainer of several Olympic hopeful runners at a small college fe New York. Paperback in Good condition They are not actual photos of the parricia item for sale and should not be relied upon as a basis for edition or condition. So after your done cringing at the horrible treatment these men endured, imagine the impact of reading 40 years ago a genuine love story between two men who are portrayed as human.

It picks up right from the end of the Olympic race in Montreal, and covers the next five years.

Harlan’s Race (Harlan’s Story, #2) by Patricia Nell Warren

That’s all I’ll say about that, but it brings back memories of those terrible times that some of us lived through. Lo siento, pero no he podido con este libro.

This item doesn’t belong on this page. This book is a glimpse at the social rights movement that brought us this far, as well as the lives of two gay men written so well that you really will breathe with them.

So while it’s not a literary masterpiece, it does have an aarren corner in the the world of gay fiction. Ahoralas historia This particia is not nearly as good as the first book in the series.


The Front Runner

Some of relationships in this novel felt a little forced Marian and Harlan; Vince and Harlan; everyone and Russell — where did he come from?? I really wanted to like this, since I loved The Front Runner. How he overcame these obstacles through sheer determination and strength of character and the support of his partner is most inspirational.

Feb 21, Letty Chihoro rated it it was amazing. If you’ve read the Front Runner and liked it, keep it that way and give this a pass. A Memoir by Tara WestoverHardcover Not as good as “the Front Runner” but still a heart felt story.

El corredor de Fondo/ The Front Runner by P. Nell Warren (2002, Paperback)

Review later, I hope I’ll be able to write a proper review one week later. But in this book, it’s as if Billy barely existed. I had think about how real everything felt, about how hard it was for them to stand up for everything they believed in. I enjoyed reading this book – it wasn’t the best written story, but it depicted an honest and candid story involving two men in love when the gay liberation movement was just picking up steam.

Harlan’s son Michael meets his dad too. Is all I can say! About Patricia Nell Warren. A moment I really liked, and which took me back to the first book, was Harlan’s emotional speech at the race in the final chapters. AIDS and blind ignorance about the disease still abound, but through all of this, all the pain and anguish love abides. It is a wonderful book, and has lost nothing in the decades since it was written.

Nov 28, Matt rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Published June 1st by Wildcat Press first published Keeping the times in which this story was originally written, I found this book just didn’t live up to expectations of the original.


I felt for Harlan and the many struggles he underwent, could relate, and rooted for him from the beginning. Lascio 3 s Allora.

El Corredor de Fondo The Front Runner, Patricia Nell Warren. (Paperback )

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Set in the year leading up to the Montreal Olympics, we follow the life of an ex-marine Coach who b A smarter man than I might have noticed the word “Tragic” on the back cover of this book.

Que reconfortante leer una historia LGBT que no sea puramente sexo sino fonod tenga una historia interesantecon un trasfondo de lucha y personajes realistas que no siempre caen bien. About Patricia Nell Warren. But when Coach Brown finds himself falling in love with his most gifted athlete, he fono combat his true feelings for Billy or risk the outrage of the entire sports world – and their only chance at Olympic gold.

It’s not a very uplifting book: Open Preview See a Problem? See nep for description of any imperfections. At around page 80, I suddenly realized I was in the middle of a murder mystery, unlike the love story of the first novel.

Apr 12, Lin rated it did not like it Shelves: Dec 09, Saura rated it it was ok Shelves: Poor Harlan has ups and downs, but his strong family of friends helps him keep going aft I was so thrilled to learn that The Front Patricix had not one, but 2 sequels! But the story is still excellent!