'There are plenty of books about bicycles so it’s refreshing that Pedal Power is about people, not machines – it’s full to the brim with inspiring pen portraits of the men and women who have helped to shape cycling, and continue to shape it today.'(Carlton Reid, executive editor, BikeBiz.com, author of Roads Were Not Built for Cars)
‘A wonderful collection of cycling tales’(Mike Carter, author of One Man and His Bike)
‘A snappy exploration of all things bicycle that will inspire and motivate you’(Alastair Humphreys, author of Microadventures)
‘This belongs on the shelves of everyone who owns a bicycle.’(Dave Cornthwaite, author of Life in the Slow Lane)
About the Author
Anna Hughes is a freelance writer, cycling instructor and mechanic. A passionate cycling tourist and traveller, her various adventures have taken her around the coast of the UK by bike and by boat, along the spine of Britain from Land’s End to John o’Groats, and through the rigours of an Ironman. She lives on a narrowboat on the River Lea in east London.