From the author of French Revolutions and Gironimo! comes a hideously over-ambitious challenge on doomed machinery. Tim Moore cycles the length of the old Iron Curtain on a shopping bike.
Tim Moore - indefatigable travelling everyman – switches two wheels for four as he journeys across Trumpland in an original Model T Ford.
The author of the bestselling French Revolutions does Italy - cycling the course of the 1914 Giro d'Italia on a wooden bike. 'Bill Bryson on two wheels' Independent
Bill Bryson’s A WALK IN THE WOODS meets Monty Python and the Holy Grail. With a donkey
Seduced by the speed and glamour of the biggest annual sporting event in the world, and determined to tackle the most fearsome physical challenge outside classical mythology, Moore, the ultimate amateur, attempts to complete all 3,630km of the 2000 Tour in the weeks before the professionals set off.
'Moore is a talented and very funny writer' Daily Telegraph
A nostalgic and very funny celebration of the slightly slapdash place we call home - Great Britain
'Hailed as the new Bill Bryson, he in fact a writer of considerably more substance' Irish Times
A hilariously funny book about the Eurovision Song Contest.