Jack LaLanne Is Still an Animal

  • by Donald Katz
  • Narrated by Joe Morton
  • 0 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

"It was in 1936 that Jack LaLanne opened the nation's first health club, in Oakland, California, but for five years before that he had conducted private research on the physiological benefits of heavy exercise. Local firemen and policemen came to his backyard, where he recorded their reps and weight loads and strength changes - all for the first time."
In Jack LaLanne is Still and Animal, Donald Katz interviews the man who proved to America that physical fitness and a healthy lifestyle is possible at any age.
Jack LaLanne is Still and Animal is one of the fascinating profiles featured in The King of the Ferret Leggers and Other True Stories by award-winning journalist Donald Katz, available in audio exclusively at audible.com.
It was originally published in Outside, November 1995.

Executive Producer: Laura Wilson
Producer: Paul Ruben


What the Critics Say

"...not one profile falls short of fascinating." (Publishers Weekly)


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Great Book, Monotone Audio

Great book material, but I found the audio a little monotone and uninteresting. It is an amazing account of the ultimate fitness expert.
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- Pamala

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-15-2001
  • Publisher: Random House Audio