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Destination Unknown
Price: Free! Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00)
What does it take to see the world? Money? A good travel agent? Extended vacation time? Or just maybe all it takes is $700, a bicycle, and an indomitable spirit.
Cycling On The Sunny Side Of The Moon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,560. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Cycle touring. Adventure. Get on the road with us for a 2700 mile bicycle ride from San Francisco to Santa Fe, with many awesome pictures. You can enjoy from your lazy chair. Or if the touring fever hits you, you can follow the route with a map at hand, and plan your own tour. This book will, next to a fun ride to read, also give you some tips on preparing and planning for bicycle touring
The Little Bike
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 700. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
The Little Bike is a short Children's Story about a Bicycle who dreams of becoming the main player in a little boys day to day activities. Ideal for Children age 2-8 years of age.
The Bikes of New York
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Luc Drapeau is an immigrant and father fighting for his family's future in the midst of a global energy crisis. Like millions of the poor he makes a living riding stationary bicycles to generate electricity for the rich. But in New York the bikes are controlled by vicious cartels, and Luc finds himself the figurehead of a movement to stop the violence once and for all.
The Haunted Bicycle: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
I got my bike at a police auction. I thought it looked like a fantastic piece of machinery! The cops had said it was abandoned, but I couldn’t believe it! Why in the world would anyone abandon an incredible bike like this? A few days later I found out the answer to that question. Let me tell you what happened. Found out about this strange, terrifying bike in this scary ghost story. Ages 9 and up.
The Bicycle Reader: Number 1 | Summer 2012
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
A new collection of quality writing about cycling. In this issue are ten articles written at various moments over the past 130 years, from the very earliest days of the bicycle right up to today. Some are lighthearted, some demand deeper engagement. All are great reads.
The Third Mode: Towards a Green Society
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning, Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
Jeff Olson's experiences in the nonprofit, public, and private sectors of the sustainable transportation field have made one thing clear: when most people think about transportation they often consider only two options, highways and mass transit. Through his experiences, Jeff realized that walking and bicycling are unique forms of mobility that represent a separate, Third Mode of transportation.
The Next Great Thing
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00)
The True Story of an Uncle's Promise and an Epic Cross-Country Bicycle Trip: Bikes, Books, and Better Living
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(5.00)
Spring 1993. 14 months earlier the USSR had collapsed and with Russia accessible once more Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off on their bicycles to ride from the Baltic to the Pacific. Over 153 days they encountered wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses on an extraordinary adventure through a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism.
"How America Can Bike and Grow Rich, the National Bicycle Greenway in Action"
Price: Free! Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
As Martin Krieg works to actualize the Greenway envisioned in 1994 in “Awake Again”, this book is set against the national Mayor's Rides we have run since his true comeback story became a book. In this sequel, from the Eagle HiWheel, he shows the fun work we have been doing to make the NBG real, the actual Route and what it’s like to ride on it as we celebrate the 17 major cities it passes through