See the world through the eyes of runner, dreamer, and hardworking free spirit Melissa Corley Carter in this stunning book of photography and inspirational reflection. As she runs marathons on each of the seven continents, Melissa discovers new dimensions to the beauty of life and the purpose of her soul. This book will take you on a visual tour around the world while sharing guidance and philosophy for running your world.


Ordering directly from Melissa includes personalization and signature. Please include the name or names to whom you'd like your book(s) addressed (e.g., "Sally," "Sally and Sam," "The Smith Family," etc.). If ordering multiple copies, please separate entries by a forward slash ("/").

Running the World: Marathon Memoirs from the Seven Continents

  • U.S. orders usually ship via Media Mail within 1-3 business days.* If you live outside the U.S., please search for the book via your bookseller of choice. Thank you for your understanding.


    * Please Note: Shipping will be on hold Dec 7-17, 2021. Orders placed after Dec 6 will ship on or after Dec 18.