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Download Across America by Bicycle: Alice and Bobbi's Summer on Wheels Audiobook (Unabridged)

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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (47 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Alice Honeywell Narrator: Rosemary Benson Publisher: University Press Audiobooks Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Biking from Oregon to Maine is no small feat, especially for two newly retired women who carry everything they need for three months, powered only by the strength of their legs and a desire for adventure. Alice Honeywell and Bobbi Montgomery invite listeners to follow their ride by bicycle across the United States, as they face scorching sun, driving rain, buffeting winds, equipment failures, killer hills, wild fires, and even a plague of grasshoppers.

As Alice and Bobbi pedal along their 3,600-mile journey, they test and deepen their friendship, defy their aches and pains, experience the vast and varied beauties of their country, and discover the challenges and satisfaction of a scaled-down lifestyle. And, they encounter unfailing generosity from people they meet - from the prayers of a North Dakota woman for their safekeeping, to the offer of a house in Michigan, to invitations for dinner and a place to sleep at stops all along the way. And there are incidents to laugh over, too, such as the bewildered woman who asked them, Well, but where do you pack your dresses?

Ride along with Alice and Bobbi as they embrace retirement with gusto and live their dream.

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Marilea | 11/7/2013

    " This was a wonderful story of two 50-something women fulfilling their dream to ride their bikes across the USA. I loved their story and was happy to see that their experiences were positive. It was very enjoyable to read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Thomas Barreca | 10/30/2013

    " A ride across America by 2 retired ladies. They had a great time riding, and I had a great time reading about it. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by T.pitts15 | 10/29/2013

    " This book a good book to read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Cynthia Frazer | 8/25/2013

    " If either of them need a riding companion, I'll go with. "

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