Books by Rachel Toor

ON THE ROAD TO FIND OUT by Rachel Toor
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 10, 2014

"Warm, funny and wise. (Fiction. 12-18)"
In a light and gently humorous romance, self-centered Alice learns to run, to cope with disappointment and to consider other people's feelings. Read full book review >
PERSONAL RECORD by Rachel Toor
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 8, 2008

"Narcissus in Nikes."
Running Times senior writer Toor (Writing/Eastern Washington Univ.; The Pig and I: Why It's So Easy to Love an Animal, and So Hard to Love a Man, 2005, etc.) charts her transformation from exercise-resistant "pretentious little intellectual" in college to 40-something ultramarathoner. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2001

"When Toor bemoaned the qualifications of those who sit in judgment, she could have been looking in the mirror."
A boorish, cynical look at the college-admissions process, from a former admissions officer (with only three years' experience). Read full book review >