(From the publisher):
Based on a true story, Marathon, a novel by W. William Winokur, focuses on Horace Mann School Professor Ion Theodore, who reunites with his "niece," Marianna Gardner, a hardened New York power broker. As a result of of their renewed relationship, they go on a journey together to Greece, Ion's homeland, and discover his fascinating diaries underneath a statue inside a monastery. The diaries offer Marianna a new perspective on life and hold a revelation for her that is far deeper and more personal than she could have ever imagined.
Original title: Marathon
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Regional Interest