Hitting the beach or pool with a book in hand is one of my favorite Summer pastimes, but truth be told, I wrestle with the notion of extended relaxation. My solution: temper my restlessness with books about running. Odd but true: somehow, reading about running is almost as, if not more, satisfying as running itself. Here are a handful of books, both new and old, that will keep you glued to your poolside chaise but still inspire you to lace up your sneakers.
Source: Pop Sugar