Category Archives: Books

Pedalling Libraries and Literacy, Smiles and Community

When my kids were little we went to the book mobile, but these enterprising librarians are delivering books by bicycle. Alicia Tapia pedals her library called Bibliobicicleta around San Francisco, sharing her love for bikes and books with children and … Continue reading

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Pedal Powered Grain Mills Changing Lives

I am delighted to promote The Flour Peddler by Josh and Chris Hergesheimer. These two brothers are the creators of the pedal powered grain mills that are making a difference. Their story takes them from beautiful British Columbia with hearts … Continue reading

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Pedal It!

Pedal It! by Michelle Mulder is a book about pedal power. From bicycle history to the why and how of bikes, to generating electrical power and everything in between, this informative book may be just what this generation needs to … Continue reading

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“Better to wear out than rust out,” Jack LaLanne

Jack LaLanne died January 23, 2011 at the age of 96. He was an advocate for healthy living. In his book, Fiscal Fitness, written with Matthew Reddick, he gives wonderful advice about getting fit, even for those who think they … Continue reading

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