One Man and His Bike by Mike CarterNeeding a change, Mike Carter did just that. Following the Thames to the sea he embarked on an epic 5, mile ride around the entire British coastline - the equivalent of London to Calcutta. He encountered drunken priests, drag queens and gnome sanctuaries. He met fellow travellers and people building for a different type of future. He also found a spirit of unbelievable kindness and generosity that convinced him that Britain is anything but broken.
Man and His Bike
Mike Carter: One man and his bike
Penning a book review is a bit of a novelty for me. Not since English classes at school have I had to undertake any form of literary criticism. I can almost see the recipient of a harsh review spitting feathers and asking what the hell the critic has ever done of merit. Having said that, there are of course exceptions. Fifty shades of utter tripe anyone?
Log in Register Your Wanderlust 0. Mike Carter on his 5, mile, life-changing bike ride around the edge of Britain. Mike Carter needed a change. Fed up with a Britain rife with crime and sliding into economic downturn, one day he decided to cycle straight past his London office and keep going. The result was a 5, mile journey around the edge of Britain.
Join Mike carter on his epic journey along our mostly stunning coastline. There are many interesting as well as funny moments but, be warned, you may just want to follow in his foot steps or wheel tracks and run As a keen amateur Sunday morning cyclist I was worried the book might not have been as good as my expectations - how wrong I was. I enjoyed every page, my only gripe not really a gripe was that I wished it had been Not much of a cyclist myself but like reading about Britain.