Here are some New England Riders’ recommended motorcycling books to entertain and inspire. Riding technique & safety books/videos are listed elsewhere. All books may be purchased at Amazon.com or Barnes & Noble, among others.
by Peter Egan (Debbie, Jim)
Zen and the Art Of Motorcycle Maintenance
by Robert Pirsig (Debbie, Ken)
One Man Caravan
by Robert E. Fulton Jr. (Debbie, Ed) Great story about Fulton’s ride around the world in 1932!
by Ted Simon (Debbie, Bill)
Long Way Round
by Ewen McGregor & Charley Boorman (Debbie)
by Neil Peart – Story of Neil Peart’s (drummer of the rock band RUSH) 2 year ride on his BMW after the death of his wife and daughter. (Tim)
Against the Wind: A Rider’s Account of the Incredible Iron Butt Rally
by Ron Ayres – An insightful, fascinating read for the motorcyclist wondering what endurance riding is all about. (Bob)
Across America By Motor-Cycle
by C.K. Shepherd – 1919 account of across the US. I’m most of the way through and it is a terrific read, very humorous. Available as FREE E-Book from Project Gutenburg. (Steve G):