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Heels on wheels : a lady's guide to owning and riding a bike

Author: Katie Dailey; Clare Owen
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. : Hardie Grant Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Learning to ride a bike is easy, but getting back on one if you're over the age of 12 -- and have developed a penchant for high heels -- can be a daunting task. In Heels on Wheels Katie Dailey offers sage advice to the modern gal who would like to get back in the saddle after a short (or very long) hiatus, Find out how to choose your trusty steed, stay safe on the road, fix a puncture and select the best lock for  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie Dailey; Clare Owen
ISBN: 9781742702551 1742702554
OCLC Number: 778020763
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 111 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Getting started --
How to incorporate cycling into your lifestyle --
Cycling safely --
Parking (or, how to ensure your bike isn't stolen) --
"Just one last question --
" --
Bike maintenance.
Responsibility: Katie Dailey ; illustrations by Clare Owen.

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Learning to ride a bike is easy, but getting back on one if you're over the age of 12 -- and have developed a penchant for high heels -- can be a daunting task. In Heels on Wheels Katie Dailey offers sage advice to the modern gal who would like to get back in the saddle after a short (or very long) hiatus, Find out how to choose your trusty steed, stay safe on the road, fix a puncture and select the best lock for your bicycle. As well as this, more pressing issues are covered, including how to combat helmet hair, wearing a skirt without losing your dignity, and all the exciting things you can buy to pimp your ride. So whether you plan on being a weekend cruiser, or a riding-in-all-elements fanatic, Heels on Wheels will make you fall in love with cycling at over again.

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"With her charming book, fetchingly illustrated by Clare Owen, British velophile Katie Dailey skirts the controversy by mildly pointing out...To speed the spread of the urban biking trend, Ms Dailey Read more...

 
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