book reviews

The best children's books about cycling 4: non-fiction and biographies

The best children's books about cycling 4: non-fiction and biographies

Does your child love cycling?  If so, then they're going to really enjoy these entralling children's books about cycling, bikes and famous cyclists.  In this post, the final one in my series on the best children's books about cycling, I'm looking at non-fiction and biographies.  There's life stories of inspirational cyclists from the 1890's through...

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The best children's books about cycling 3: characters who ride bikes

The best children's books about cycling 3: characters who ride bikes

It's great when you find a book where you can relate to what the characters are doing, especially if you're a child.  If you're part of a family who prefer to cycle places, rather than drive, it can be quite difficult to find children's books that reflect this lifestyle choice. I've been trying to find...

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The best children's books about cycling 2 - fiction books

The best children's books about cycling 2 - fiction books

If you've got a cycle mad youngster who is learning to read, then picking story books about cycling can be a great way to get them enthusiastic about literature as well as keeping them interested in riding their bike.  In this article (the second in the series) I've selected some of the best children's books...

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Best children's books about cycling 1: Picture books for young children

Best children's books about cycling 1: Picture books for young children

If you've got a young Cycle Sprog who just loves riding their bike, then finding them picture books that feature cycling and bikes is a really good way to get them enthusiastic about reading. These books also celebrate the joy of cycling, and will hopefully inspire a generation of children to spend more time on...

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book reviews, event reviews

World Book Day - the best cycling themed costumes for WBD2019

World Book Day - the best cycling themed costumes for WBD2019

Creating a literary based fancy dress costume for World Book Day is now an annual ...

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February 22nd
2019 book reviews, news

Final Flying Fergus children's book published

Final Flying Fergus children's book published

The 10th and final book in this popular series is now available

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book reviews

The best new children's books about cycling - 2018

The best new children's books about cycling - 2018

Here's the Cycle Sprog pick of the best new books featuring bikes and cycling

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September 19th
2017 book reviews, news

Flying Fergus 7 - The Wreck-It Race is due out in November

Flying Fergus 7 - The Wreck-It Race is due out in November

The seventh book in the Flying Fergus series by Sir Chris Hoy is due out soon. Will a new coach bring the team international success?

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June 15th
2017 book reviews, news

New Flying Fergus book goes on sale!

New Flying Fergus book goes on sale!

Excitement in the Cycle Sprog household as the latest instalment in Sir Chris Hoy's Flying Fergus series goes on sale!

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book reviews

2016 has been a great year for kids cycling books

2016 has been a great year for kids cycling books

For years it's been difficult to find kids story books about cycling, but 2016 has changed all that

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July 6th
2016 blog, book reviews, reviews

Kids book review: Eric's Big Day - a bicycle race like so many others

Kids book review: Eric's Big Day - a bicycle race like so many others

I'm a real pushover when it comes to anything to do with kids cycling, so ...

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book reviews, reviews

My Book of Bike Activities review

My Book of Bike Activities review

Over the course of a year the average parent has to engage the old grey ...

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book reviews, reviews

Children's book review: Pedal Power by Carol Krueger

Children's book review: Pedal Power by Carol Krueger

A great book to introduce young readers to the joys of cycling for fun, for sport or for work

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book reviews, reviews

The Mousehole Mice - a beautifully illustrated book featuring cycling mice

The Mousehole Mice - a beautifully illustrated book featuring cycling mice

A picture book for the under 7's showing cycling as part of every day activities in the Cornish town of Mousehole

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