Touching the World: A Blind Woman, Two Wheels and 25,000 Miles

cover of Touching the World: A Blind Woman, Two Wheels and 25,000 Miles
Edition year: 2012
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“Cathy’s courage has been truly inspirational for many blind and partially sighted people across the world.”  Stephen Remington, CEO, Action for Blind People.

“ incredible and inspirational story. Ride, Cathy, Ride!” Ted Simon, author of Jupiter’s Travels

“Your story is terrific, inherently interesting.” Dan
Walsh, author of Endless Horizon

"An incredible undertaking, narrated with fantastic honesty, illustrating the emotional heights and depths overlanding can occasion' Overland Magazine

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thank you so much for your comments. Much appreciated and glad you enjoyed it. Best wishes. Bernard.

I've read this one and can only say that it far, far, beyond a motorcycle travel book. I've read so many books of this genre and it is way beyond them in terms of writing, feeling, and emotion. I was 'with them' on the bike in a way I've never before experienced. In many ways it's a beautiful book about a relationship and a journey across the world. Having read the immortal 'Sir Ted' I would say this is as good - in many ways it is better. High praise perhaps but I never laughed or cried in any other book like I did in this one. I busted a gut with the humour and I felt the sadness. Truly my favourite book as it is contains so much more than a motorcycle journey. I wouldn't be surprised if this one surpassed the narrow category of 'motorcycle travel book'. It certainly deserves to.

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