Helpful votes received on reviews: 63% (26 of 41)


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Winging It Again !! Florida to Alaska and Back by Marguerite
5.0 out of 5 stars Same again but better!, 3 April 2013
I loved the last book "Winging it" but felt it lacked pictures and the ride could have been more descriptive. This hits the spot perfectly. More pictures meant I could engage with the ride better and actually see what they were describing. They may never do another trip this epic but my God what a final big ride!
Winging It by Marguerite Spicer
Winging It by Marguerite Spicer
I bought this because I have just bought a classic 1984 GL1200 Aspencade and wanted a warts and all rundown on the thing.

From the off both Bill and Marguerite had my respect for just diving in the deep end and buying a wing when they had absolutely minimum experience of life on two wheels. Bill is an ex Marine pilot and has a special, methodical mindset that no doubt helped immensely at getting to know the bike. The trip narration tends to follow a set formula and can get quite repetitive but it does at least give you chance to look up the route on google map or similar. What made the book for me was the obvious joy that comes from sharing a motorcycle ride with great company… Read more
1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off by John Lloyd
If you're a fortysomething like me then you need this book in your life. No matter what you thought was correct and a set in concrete "fact" you'll find most of it blown to dust by this.

Its practically a life's education in one book. Utter brilliance.