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Author Humphreys, Alastair, author.

Title The boy who biked the world. Part Two, Riding the Americas / Alastair Humphreys ; illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones.

Publication Info. Much Wenlock, Shropshire : Eye Books, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource.
Series The Boy Who Biked the World
Humphreys, Alastair. Boy who biked the world.
Note Vendor-supplied metadata.
Summary In volume two of this marvelous cycling adventure, Toma young English boy who decides cycling solo around the world would be a better classroom than the confines of schoolheads north from the tip of South America Having cycled the depth of Europe and the length of Africa, Tom now decides to make his way through the Americas. With a long uphill struggle facing him, Tom has the massive Andes and raging Amazon to contend with in South America, deserts and grizzly bears in North America, and a colorful array of characters all along the way. With engaging illustrations, maps, and handwritten journal entries throughout, this book provides an immersive experience for any young adventurer.
Contents Tom's Route Round the World; Banana Crisis on the High Seas; Patagonia: Land of Big-Footed Giants; Adventures in the Andes; Bolivia: A High, Cold World of Wonders; The Witches of La Paz; The Marvels and Mysteries of Peru; Lunchtime in Ecuador; Cycling Through Colombia; Canals and Crocodiles; Volcanoes, Jungle and Desert Mirages; Hollywood and Giant Redwoods; The Sea-To-Sky Highway; The Tom-Tiki; Alaska: The Final Road To The Midnight Sun; The Boy Who Biked The World: Part 3; Your Journal; About Eye Books; About the Author
Subject Humphreys, Alastair -- Juvenile literature.
Humphreys, Alastair. (OCoLC)fst01914291
Cyclists -- Great Britain -- Juvenile literature.
Bicycle touring -- Europe -- Juvenile literature.
Bicycle touring -- Africa -- Juvenile literature.
Voyages around the world -- Juvenile literature.
GAMES / Gambling / Sports.
SPORTS & RECREATION / Business Aspects.
TRAVEL / Special Interest / Sports.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Adventure & Adventurers.
Bicycle touring. (OCoLC)fst00831475
Cyclists. (OCoLC)fst00885905
Voyages around the world. (OCoLC)fst01169326
Africa. (OCoLC)fst01239509
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Cycling -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Morgan-Jones, Tom, illustrator.
Added Title Riding the Americas
Other Form: Print version: Humphreys, Alastair The Boy who Biked the World Part Two : Riding the Americas New York : Eye Books,c2014 9781903070871
ISBN 9781908646989 (electronic bk.)
1908646985 (electronic bk.)
9781903070987 (electronic bk.)
1903070988 (electronic bk.)
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