Britain by Bike
By Jane Eastoe with a foreword by Clare Balding
About the book:
Winner of the Best British Book and also the Book of the Year 2010 Award at the British Book Design and Production Awards 2010.
One of the winning titles at The Hay Festival and National Trust Outdoors Books of the Year award poll.
Join Clare Balding on some terrific cycle rides around Britain, whether it’s a week-long cycling holiday or an afternoon ride with the family, Britain by Bike has a cycle ride for everyone.
Free-wheeling on and off road – along obscure lanes, bridleways and disused railway lines – the book reveals a fresh perspective on our country. Revel in beautiful breathtaking and exhilarating cycle routes and scenery in the six regions of Britain and find out the unusual ways to enjoy these islands, whether it’s going to green man festivals, learning local customs or resting up at remote campsites or posh yurts!
Share in Clare Balding’s practical and cycle-related challenge and learn how to make the most of pedal power with guidance on reading a map, puncture repair, bad weather and tricky terrain.
Discover Britain by Bike.
About the author:
Jane Eastoe has been a journalist and author for 25 years. She has been writing for the National Trust Books list for the last 3 years and was the chief contributor to the National Trust Book of the Countryside, including the regional features. Her other books include Wild Food, Home Grown Fruit and Allotments. She is a softie cyclist, enjoying the Kent countryside, where she lives, on two wheels.
Publication date: June 2010
Size: 192 x 136 mm
Pages: 200 pages
Illustrations: 250 illustrations
Web price from Anova BookStore: £14.00