… of a certain type, anyway. Now available for pre-order (currently $37.00) from Amazon.com.

Custom Bicycles: A Passionate Pursuit
   by Christine Elliott & David Jablonka

Custom BicyclesCycling has never lost its appeal. Alongside mass-produced models, the craftsmanship of handmade bespoke bicycle makers has emerged to satisfy the passion of people who ride bikes as a means of daily transport, as a sport and for recreation. This book by passionate cyclists Christine Elliott and David Jablonka is the product of a worldwide search for the most influential custom bike makers on the planet.

The result is a presentation of a wonderful collection of expertly honed, human-powered machines, built by some of the most creative bicycle makers in the world.

It highlights the range of techniques, materials, design elements and passion behind producing a custom handmade bike. It’s guaranteed to take you on the ride of your life.

Features a foreword by Phil Liggett, the voice of the legendary man behind the English-language broadcasts of the Tour de France.