[Red Tape and White Knuckles] Kindle Û Lois Pryce
Articular that I read with my heart lodged in my throat I had to eep reminding myself that there was of the story to tell so she obviously survived it even though it looked a little grim at times Lois Pryce would be the ultimate dinner party guest She is an adventure rider that any motorcyclist male or female can respect Gutsy Lois taking on Africa on her Serow on steroids or a Yamaha #XT 220 with a sheepskin seat cover and lowered suspension and nobbly tyres #220 with a sheepskin seat cover and lowered suspension and nobbly tyres crosses the Sahara boards a train full of heavily armed soldiers and who makes the Angolan border with Namibia with minutes to spare before her visa runs out In Angola she has to camp by the side of the road as further off the road there is the danger Of Land Mines Having Reached Namibia She land mines Having reached Namibia she to a halt having just observed a stop sign having become unused to them since they were non existent in the countries preceding Namibia Having reached Cape Town she is offered useful motorcycling advice like don t use the clutch when the engine is hot having just completed a trip from Tunisia to South AfricaWell done Lois great book and great read A lightweight account of a pale faced red haired Brit who naively rides her motorbike across Africa A very gutsy effort but with little to say of much worth Lois needs to check her ego and her motivations This book promised so much a woman riding a motorbike through Africa What an adventure I thought Unfortunately somehow I was actually bored while reading this The author did not have to constantly remind me that she was a woman riding a motorbike solo through Africa I got that from the blurb It s why I got the book So get on with the story and tell me about Africa The writing was also terrible and predictable which didn t help the story. VentureColourful and hilarious Red Tape and White Knuckles is an action packed tale about following your dreams that will have you packing your bags and jetting off into the sunset on your own adventure before you now. .
Better than her first book You betExcellent read from START TO FINISH
LOIS HAS A WAY OF KEEPINGHAS A WAY OF KEEPING finish Lois has a way of eeping story simple but manages to place the reader right there with her riding pillion all the way Scary parts Humorous parts Oh my goodness parts And Damn I wish I was there too parts They re all there to make one helluva story that ranks right up there with the very best motorcycle adventure stories I hope Lois and Austin continue
their motorcycle journeys together for a very long time Great writing stylemotorcycle journeys together for a very long time Great writing style book but sometimes a bit too prejudiced despite the fact that she claims she s not there are some huge contradictions to be found just one page apart from each other The next time you are in the mood for some chic lit pick up this instead It will give you the same light tone of a girlfriend but delivers it from the pen of an observent adventurer Lois describes the people the clothing the shopping accommodations and the culture of every country she goes through but all in the most un pretentious way She s in it a part of it She observes her fellow travelers and how they react to their shared experiences and surroundings You may even recognize yourself If not in Lois then perhaps in one of the travelers she encounters I m totally a Val or a LizFor Angie s complete review visi More like Red Hair White Privilege Had a hard time choking down the author s catty remarks about other women her blatant prejudice and her in case you forgot I m a woman Riding Alone Through Africa script I picked up this book because I wanted to hear about the motorcycling You A Meditation on Murder know because it s a book about a motorcycle trip Besides hearing that she dropped it a handful of times there was nothing of interest for motorcyclists to get into No mention of a flat tire a bus. Unafraid of a challenge Lois Pryce began theind of adventure most of us could only ever dream of She put on her sparkly crash helmet armed herself with maps and a baffling array of visas and got on her bike Destinatio.