Books we like to read (or listen to) and which we like to recommend

Books we like to read (or listen to) and which we like to recommend

The book list is not sorted chronologically or by rating. It is also not complete. It can be used as Inspiration be seen.

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Beyond the horizon on the right: Four years by motorbike from Europe to Australia
by Christopher Many
ISBN-13 : 978-3667105639

Tell the adventure I'm coming: How I circumnavigated the world on a motorbike and what I learned from it
by Lea Rieck
ISBN-13 :978-3462052244

Good bye, Lehmann: In search of the good life
by Stefan Fey

Once around half the world with the cat
by Marin Klauka
ISBN-13: 978-3-8338-7123-8

There is no match for courage - An adventurous life
by Rüdiger Nehberg
ISBN: 978-3890295374

The horniest gap in the curriculum vitae
by Nick Martinésumé-nick-martin
ISBN-13: 978-395889249

With 80 guardian angels through Africa
by Lois Pryce
ISBN-13: 978-3770166879

In Iran, women are not allowed to ride motorbikes ... What happened when I did it anyway
by Lois Pryce't-ride-motorbikes-lois-pryce
ISBN-13: 978-3770166817

Time out
by Andreas Hülsmann
ISBN: 3-933385-26-1

Magic of the Orient
by Andreas Hülsmann
ISBN: 3933385407

Search for clues
On the legendary Canning Stock Route through Australia's Outback
by Andreas Hülsmann
ISBN: 3-933385-32-6

Course East
A journey through the backyard of the former Soviet Union
by Andreas Hülsmann
without ISBN

World tour and what happens afterwards
by Joachim von Loeben
ISBN-13: 978-3000475115

Reading Tour Laos - On the Waning of the Silver Threads
by Erik Lorenz
ISBN: 978-3711710482

The Reliability of Chance: Side Effects of a World Tour
by Theo M. Schlaghecken
ISBN-13: 978-3981981032

Checkpoint Smara: A Motorcycle Tour through Morocco, Southern Morocco (former Western Sahara) and Tunisia
by Hanjo Helmecke
ISBN-13: 978-3748131434

The big draw: How I won half a million on Günther Jauch and simply drove off
by Meike Winnemuth
ISBN-13: 978-3328102687

Ice Journey. Ice-cold honeymoon: With two motorbikes to the North Cape in winter
by Silke and Jan-Hendrik Neumann
ISBN-13: 978-9949819560

At the end of the road: the story of an incredible journey
by Dylan Wickrama
ISBN-13: 978-3952444801

Living simply: On the happiness of only owning what fits on a bus
From Martina Zurich
ISBN-13: 978-3952444870

Three friends, one taxi, no plan ...: but once around the world
by Paul Archer, Johno Ellison
ISBN-13: 978-3770182824

THE GREAT JOURNEY: Around-the-world adventure
by Daniel Snaider, Susanne Bremsel
ISBN-13 : 978-3000450792

PUR: Life is a journey, not a destination
by Kerstin Foell, Robert Stolle
ISBN-13 : 978-3874399319

The Great Trip: A Thousand Miles through the Wilderness to Myself
by Cheryl Strayed, Reiner Pfleidener
ISBN-13 : 978-3442158126

Wicked: Around the world in 16 years
by Claudia Metz, Klaus Schubert
ISBN-13 : 978-3462030075

Jupiter's ride: Around the world on a motorbike
by Ted Simon, Teja Schwaner
ISBN-13 : 978-3499126536

Back and forth: A motorbike vagabond through the USA
by Eva Strehler
ISBN-13 : 978-3749432486

World tour: Into adventure and back by motorbike
from Rolf Lange
ISBN-13 : 978-3866906778

Couchsurfing in Iran
My journey behind closed doors
by Stephan Orth
ISBN: 978-3492310833

Adventure Caucasus - a motorbike tour to the highest mountains in Europe
from Krad-Vagabonds

Winter escape - a motorbike trip through Spain, Portugal and Morocco
from Krad-Vagabonds

Across borders
Freedom knows no age
by Margot Flügel-Anhalt, Titus Arnu
ISBN: 978-3770166954

Motorbike Vagabonds - Lights and Shadows of a World Tour, Part 1: The Americas, New Zealand and Australia
from Krad-Vagabonds

Krad-Vagabunden - Licht- und Schattenseiten einer Weltreise, Teil 2: South-East Asia, Himalaya, Orient & Resocialisation
from Krad-Vagabonds

The socialite who dared to do something
by Ulla Kugler
ISBN: 978-3743117570

The upper half of the motorbike
About the unity of driver and machine
by Bernt Spiegel
ISBN: 978-3613037755

Stories from the Curve
by Jürgen Theiner

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Jürgen 'JvS' Theiner
3 years ago

Hello Heike,
to the question of whether I have a tip, I can of course answer "yes" - and recommend my own book: "Motorprosa - Geschichten aus der Kurve".

Also available on Book7:

I would be happy if you could also include this thing in your list 😉

Thank you very much, and best regards!