The Birmingham Bike Foundry Book List for Cyclists and Bike Enthusiasts

By The Bookshop on the Green

By The Bookshop on the Green

Whether you are looking for armchair escapism, planning new routes when the weather improves, or you're back on your bike now for your daily exercise, we hope this new list will whet your appetite for hitting the open road on two wheels. This list has been put together with the help of Sean and the bike repair team at the brilliant Birmingham Bike Foundry in Stirchley.

Pedalare! Pedalare!

John Foot

£12.99 £12.34


Rob Van der Plas and Frank J. Berto

£35.00 £33.25

The Rider

Tim Krabbe

£9.99 £9.49

What Goes Around: A London Cycle Courier's Story

Emily Chappell

£10.99 £10.44

Full Tilt: Ireland to India with a Bicycle

Dervla Murphy

£14.99 £14.24

World of Cycling According to G, The

Geraint Thomas

£10.99 £10.44

Bike Book: Complete bicycle maintenance

James Witts

£19.98 £18.98

The Third Policeman

Flann O'Brien

£8.99 £8.54

Need for the Bike

Paul Fournel

£9.99 £9.49

Swim, Bike, Run: Our Triathlon Story

Alistair Brownlee and Jonathan Brownlee

£9.99 £9.49

The Boy Who Biked the World: Part One: On the Road to Africa

Alastair Humphreys and Tom Morgan-Jones

£5.99 £5.69

Epic Bike Rides of the World

Lonely Planet

£14.99 £14.24

Escapist fun!

The Ultimate UK Cycle Route Planner Map: 20,000 Plus Miles of Leisure Routes

Richard Peace

£9.94 £9.44

A handy guide to bike-friendly routes around Britain.

Let's Spin: Bikes

Heath McKenzie


It's never too early to start!

Back on Your Bike: All the Stuff You Need to Know to be a Cyclist Again

Alan Anderson and David Sparshott

£12.99 £12.34

Cyclepedia: A Tour of Iconic Bicycle Designs

Michael Embacher

£14.95 £14.20

Epic Bike Rides of Europe

Lonely Planet

£24.99 £23.74

Eat Bike Cook: Food Stories & Recipes from Female Cyclists

Kitty Pemberton-Platt

£10.00 £9.50

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