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Cycling the Romantic Road from Würzburg to Füssen
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
The Romantic Road, one of Germany's most famous cycle routes connects Würzburg amongst the vineyards of the river Main to Ludwig II's world famous castle in Schwangau and Füssen along a string of historic cities and villages: Bad Mergentheim, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Dinkelsbühl, Nördlingen, Augsburg and Landsberg am Lech. 11 Maps.
RIDE 2: More Short Fiction About Bicycles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
An NYC messenger reencounters the girl of his Italian childhood, a woman's bike errands include tending a garden in a cemetery, a mechanic takes a game of bike polo very seriously, an eternal cyclist is chased by an evil peloton, a bike missionary has a strange encounter, somebody races the Devil, and somebody else is a little unclear on coaster brakes.
Cycles, Tents and Two Young Gents
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,780. Language: British English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Two friends embark upon an expedition through France, cycling from Cherbourg to Perpignan. Over the course of almost 1500 kilometres, they battle through the relentless heat and encounter vampire flies, angry restaurant proprietors and a host of European characters that have made France their playground for the Summer.
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
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Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
27 Stages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Cyclist Federico Renard assists photographer Abigail White after she is caught up in a crash at a stage finish of the Tour d'Europa. When chance keeps bringing them together, a tentative romantic relationship begins to grow. If they give in, the cost could be too great – his place on the team and her marriage are both at risk – but it's difficult to hold back for the sake of coming out ahead.
Hint of Secrecy
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 68,630. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hidden north Norfolk on a bike; a ramble around the secret side of this English county, looking at its pubs and poets, priories and puritans, its ghosts and ruins and including100 links to useful websites.
Turkey Trove
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Turkey, the historic bridge between Europe and the East, excites the imagination. In a collection of ten short stories Rob Walters provides a fascinating glimpse into the culture and characters of this special country. The tales embrace everything from ants to fireflies, ferocious dogs to rutting bulls and natural aphrodisiacs to underground cities; all based within this secular, Islamic nation.
Ilovewalking France - The Burgundy Canal from Migennes to Pouilly-en-Auxois
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Burgundy Canal between Migennes and Pouilly-en-Auxois offers the perfect combination of easy walking, rural scenery, small villages and historical splendour. Within easy walking distance or a shuttle bus ride from the canal are 7 chateaux, 11 churches, 2 abbeys, 2 of France’s ‘most beautiful villages’ and 40 other points of interest such as canal bridges, museums and the canal tunnel.
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The Practical Guide to Bicycle Touring is a comprehensive guide on how to get started in the wonderful sport of long distance bike touring. The authors have spent countless hours touring by bike throughout the United States and across Europe and want to share their experience with you. Designed for both beginners and experienced cyclists, this guide is your complete source of information.
Racing Wisely: A Practical and Philosophical Guide to Performing at Your Personal Best
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,790. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Whether you are new to racing or have been frustrated by underperformance or setbacks, Racing Wisely gives you tools—from the practical to the philosophical— to perform to the best of your ability. Learn to race wisely: to use your experience to grow stronger, to move faster, and to come through when it really counts.