Sit Down, Shut Up, and Hang On: A Biker's Guide to Life


"No matter what marque you ride, it's all the same wind."
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"No matter what marque you ride, it's all the same wind."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781423607069
  • Publisher: Smith, Gibbs Publisher
  • Publication date: 7/20/2009
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 4.20 (w) x 6.60 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Penny Powers is the author of Sit Down, Shut Up & Hang On: A Biker's Guide to Life, also published by Gibbs Smith, Publisher.

Chuck Hayes has spent the past twenty years as a journalist and writer. He is currently finishing a Ph.D at University of Iowa, where he also teaches newspaper and magazine writing. He divides his time between Iowa and South Dakota.

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A cold hamburger can be reheated quite nicely by strapping it to an exhaust pipe and riding forty miles.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 29, 2008

    If you ride much, you'll laugh much.

    It's just right, so read it! It is as refreshing as a weekday ride, as fun as a dry, broad corner, as funny as your buddy's new chrome geegaw falling off, and as real as the rear tire cutting loose in the rain. I do not agree with some of it, and some feels stretched for the joke, but overall you end up nodding your head halfway down the page. Maybe your experiences will have you laughing at the ones I have not experienced. It is a fun read that you can do 1 page at time without losing or missing anything.

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