I often reccomend books to patients, so what follows is a ongoing list of the books I often discuss during clinic which have all influenced and helped my practice.

The Science of Running & Coaching
Blagrove RichardStrength and Conditioning for Endurance Running
Bosch FransRunning: Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology in Practice
Cerutty Percy Wells - Athletics: How to Become a Champion
Cerutty Percy Wells - Middle Distance Running
Epstein David - The Sports Gene
Daniels Jack - Daniels’ Running Formula
Dichary Jay - Run Like an Athlete
Fitzgerald Matt - Run, The Mind Body Method of Running by Feel
Fitzgerald Matt - 80/20 Running
Heinrich Bernd - Why We Run
Humphrey, Hanson Keith and Kevin - Hanson Marathon Method
Humphrey, Hanson Keith and Kevin - Hanson Half-Marathon Method
Ingham Steve - How to Support a Champion
Lieberman Daniel - The Story of the Human Body
Lydiard Arthur - Running to the Top
Magness Steve - The Science of Running
Magness Steve - Peak Performance
Tanser TobyMore Fire: How to Run the Kenyan Way
Taylor Erin - Hit Reset, Revolutionary Yoga for Athletes
Wilson HarryRunning Dialogue: A Coach's Story
Wirz JurgRun to Win: The Training Secrets of the Kenyan Runners

Exercise as a Viable Treatment for Depressive Illnesses
Ilardi Dr. SS.The Depression Cure.
Leith, L.M. - Foundations of Exercise and Mental Health (2nd edition).
Ratey J. Spark The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain. 
Rollnick S, Miller WR., & Butler, CC. - Motivational interviewing in health care: helping patients change behaviour. 

The Brain, Science and Neuroscience and Massage
Barrett Lisa Fieldman - How the Emotions are Made
Damasio Antonio - The Feeling of What Happens
Damasio Antonio - Descartes’ Error
Kahneman Daniel - Thinking Fast, Thinking Slow
Jamison Kay Redfield - An Unquiet Mind
Juhan Deane - Job’s Body, A Handbook for Bodywork
Linden David - Touch
Ledoux Joseph - The Emotional Brain
McGonigal KellyThe Willpower Instinct
Pert Candice - Molecules of Emotion
Sapolsky Robert M - Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers
Sapolsky Robert M - Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst
Sweet Victoria - God’s Hotel
Todd Mabel - The Thinking Body

General Running Books and Training
Askwith Richard -
Today We Die a Little, The Rise and Fall of Emil Zatopek
Bascombe Neal - The Perfect Mile
Benoit Joan - Running Tide
Broadbent Rick - Endurance, The Extraordinary Life and Times of Emil Zatopek
Burfoot Amby - The First Ladies of Running
Butcher Pat - The Perfect Distance: Ovett and Coe: The Record Breaking Rivalry
Caesar Ed - Two Hours
Jin Denison - The Greatest; The Haile Gebrselassie Story
Hansen Jacqueline - A Long Time Coming, Running through the women's marathon revolution
Hollobaugh Jeff - The Mile, How to Race the Mile
Humphreys John, Ron Holman - Focus on Middle-distance Running
Hutchinson AlexWhich Comes First, Cardio or Weights?: Fitness Myths, Training Truths, and Other Surprising Discoveries from the Science of Exercise
Kelly Graeme - Mr Controversial, The Story of Percy Wells Cerutty
Lear ChrisRunning with the Buffaloes: A Season Inside with Mark Wetmore, Adam Goucher and the University of Colorado Men's Cross-country Team
Murphy Frank - The Silence of Great Distance
Ovett Steve - Ovett, An Autobiography
Radcliffe Paula - Paula, My Story so Far
Rambali Paul - Barefoot Runner, The Life of Marathon Champion Abebe Bikila
Rodgers Bill - Marathoning
Sheehan Dr. George - Running and Being
Sheehan Dr. George - The Essential Sheehan
Stracher Cameron - Kings of the Road
Switzer Kathrine - Marathon Woman
Temple Cliff - Challenge of the Marathon
Temple Cliff - Marathon, Cross Country and Road Running
Tulloh Bruce - The Complete Runner
Turnball Simon - Steve Ovett, Portrait of an Athlete