Sons Of Thunder

Ten of the best recent books on bikes for your Christmas shopping list

This is one for bikers everywhere - a collection of writings on motorcycling from famous writers who ride, including Hunter S. Thompson, Robert Hughes, T.E. Lawrence, Roald Dahl and Ted Simon. This wide-ranging and thoughtfully selected collection of essays reveals the transcendent appeal of these great machines, and neatly illustrates the passion and emotional investment they can engender. A great gift for all bike-lovers.