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The Elite Bicycle Book

The Elite Bicycle presents the case for artistry and craftsmanship in the world of bicycle manufacturing. more »

Jun 18, 2014 11:15 AM Features

Good Reads: Winter Book Club

Whether a gift for a city rider in your life or to take your own escape into the wide world of bicycling, these reads are sure to please. more »

Nov 19, 2013 1:10 PM Features 1 Comments

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Good Read: The Girl's Guide to Life on Two Wheels: A Handbook for the Chic Cyclist

Ample full-color photographs and an attractive design will draw readers to Cathy Bussey’s guide to cycling for looks-conscious women. more »

Nov 19, 2013 1:03 PM Features

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Good Read: Velo – 2nd Gear

Velo – 2nd Gear is an ideal compendium for the modern urbanite – whether cyclist, designer, trend-spotter, or all. more »

Nov 4, 2013 7:15 AM Features

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Good Read - Changing Gears

Changing Gears is an emotionally inspiring account of one family’s journey from the top of the world to the end. more »

Aug 9, 2013 11:26 AM Features

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Good Read - In the City of Bikes

In the City of Bikes: The Story of the Amsterdam Cyclist is part memoir, part history book. more »

Aug 9, 2013 11:25 AM Features

Good Read - Straphanger: Saving Our Cities and Ourselves from the Automobile

In Straphanger, we join Taras Grescoe on a journey around the world; traveling by public transportation and exploring several of the transit successes and failures of our time. more »

Jun 18, 2013 10:08 AM Features

Good Read - Cycle Chic

Mikael Colville-Andersen's photographs provide an inspiration to ride fashionably. more »

Apr 26, 2013 12:00 AM Features

Good Read - City Cycling

In City Cycling, a collection of the latest research on cycling for transportation, experts unravel how cities can learn from past successes and incorporate the benefits of bicycles into future planning. more »

Apr 23, 2013 12:00 AM Features

Good Read - Women on Wheels: A Handbook and How-To for City Cyclists

In North American cities, men outnumber women on bikes by a ratio of over three-to-one. April Streeter aims to inspire more women to ride bicycles with this handy, pocket-sized guide to city cycling. more »

Mar 1, 2013 12:00 AM Features

Good Read - I Never Intended to Be Brave: A Woman's Bicycle Journey Through Southern Africa

In I Never Intended To Be Brave, Andersen shares with us the challenges and triumphs of her bicycle journey through Southern Africa. more »

Jan 7, 2013 6:58 AM Features


Good Read - Hop in the Saddle: A Guide to Portland's Craft Beer Scene, By Bike

Reading Hop in the Saddle, an interactive and sensory feast of Portland’s craft beer scene by bicycle, is like having a couple of local friends share all their secrets. more »

Jan 7, 2013 6:51 AM Features 1 Comments

Good Read - Everyday Bicycling: How to Ride a Bike For Transportation (Whatever Your Lifestyle)

Thinking of starting to use your bicycle for everyday transportation? Elly Blue’s Everyday Bicycling is the handbook to get you started. more »

Jan 7, 2013 6:47 AM Features

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Good Read - Bike Tribes: A Field Guide to North American Cyclists

Momentum Mag reviews Bike Tribes: A Field Guide to North American Cyclists by Mike Magnuson with illustrations by Danica Novgorodoff. more »

Oct 11, 2012 3:30 PM Features

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Good Read - The Bike Owner's Handbook

Momentum Mag review The Bike Owner's Handbook by Peter Drinkell. more »

Oct 11, 2012 3:28 PM Features

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Good Read - Hollywood Rides a Bike

Momentum Mag reviews Hollywood Rides a Bike by Steven Rea. more »

Oct 11, 2012 3:24 PM Features


Good Read: The Illustrated Guide to Bicycle Seats: Why the Common Bicycle Seat Hurts and What You Can Do About It

If you ever wanted to get your hands on a concise and well-researched book on the ins and outs of butt pain and bike seat design, this short read is just for you more »

Aug 16, 2012 12:00 AM Features

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Good Read: Just Ride: A Radically Practical Guide to Riding Your Bike

Grant Petersen, the founder of Rivendell Bicycle Works, has delivered his first collection of bicycle wisdom in the form of Just Ride. more »

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Eben Weiss, aka Bike Snob NYC Chronicle Books

Good Read: The Enlightened Cyclist: Commuter Angst, Dangerous Drivers and other Obstacles on the Path to Two-Wheeled Transcendence

This is a book for commuters of all stripes: a book of etiquette doused liberally with the Bike Snob’s uniquely cutting and self-effacing humor. more »

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 AM Features

Good Read - Cycling Sojourner: A Guide To The Best Multi-day Tours In Oregon Review

Ellee Thalheimer’s Cycling Sojourner provides an extensive sampling of multi-day bicycle tours – ranging in length from three to seven days – in Oregon. more »

Jun 4, 2012 6:54 AM Features