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The boy who biked the world part two : riding the Americas / Alastair Humphreys ; illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones.

Humphreys, Alastair, author. (Author). Morgan-Jones, Tom, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781903070871 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1903070872 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: London Eye Books, 2014.

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Summary, etc.: In volume two of this marvelous cycling adventure, Tom--a young English boy who decides cycling solo around the world would be a better classroom than the confines of school--heads 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.
Author Notes

Alastair Humphreys spent four years cycling around the world, a journey of 46,000 miles across five continents. He also competed in the Marathon des Sables, the "toughest race on earth," running 150 miles through the Sahara desert. He is the author of Moods of Future Joys, Ten Lessons from the Road, and Thunder & Sunshine.Tom Morgan-Jones is an award-winning illustrator whose work has been widely and internationally published, from children’s books and magazines to satirical board games.

Subject: Voyages around the world > Juvenile fiction.
Cycling > Western Hemisphere > Juvenile fiction.
Cyclists > Great Britain > Juvenile fiction.
Bicycle touring > Western Hemisphere > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Adventure stories
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