Giveaway – #FREE #audiobook version of historical non-fiction book about cycle racing and the Tour de France

As the cycling season continues with the Vuelta a España and the Tour of Britain, here’s something to keep you going during the resting periods…

Gallo Romano recently recorded an audio edition of Les Woodland’s historical non-fiction book “Tour de France: The Inside Story”. The kind folks at Audible have given us some FREE copies to share with our friends.

We are having a draw for 2 free copies – one for Audible.com the other for Audible.co.uk. So if you enjoy non-fiction audiobooks or fancy trying one, or if you love cycling or the Tour de France: enter below…

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The draw will take place on the 3rd of October.  To get more chances of winning visit Bill McGann’s Bike Race Info website and leave a comment on the interview he did with Emma Calin about how the audiobook was created. He also provides a whole load of up to date daily stats about each stage of all major cycle races.

 

 

How far does your #audiobook #narrator go for authenticity?

Oscar Sparrow has recently recorded an audiobook for the great British journalist of cycling – Les Woodland.  It’s called Tour de France: The Inside Story and is a 9-hour feast for anyone who loves cycle racing, bikes, France and wants to know the history and background to the world’s greatest cycle race – and some would argue the world’s toughest athletic competition.

He’s also produced this video to explain to Les’s fans just how he went about researching and preparing for the narration of this audiobook.

The audiobook lasts just over nine hours and is available on Amazon USAAmazon UKAudible and iTunes.

There is currently an offer to get the book free if you sign up for a 30-day trial membership on Audible, saving $19.95 (£12.50)!

You can also win a copy of the brand new audiobook here:  a Rafflecopter giveaway

 

Tour de France: The Inside Story – #win the #Audiobook – launched today #TDF #audible #iTunes #Amazon

Tour de France The Inside Story Audio book

We’ve been digging in and pedalling hard to bring you a brand new audiobook:  Tour de France: The Inside Story by Les Woodland.

As the favourites crash out daily in 2014, find out all about the bike race pioneers who carved out the earliest routes of the greatest cycle race in the world way back in the 19th century.  Meet the original characters who dreamed up the idea of endurance road racing – brought to life by narrator Oscar Sparrow.  As a cyclist and amateur cycle-racer himself, he brings you the stories of pain, triumph, shame and glory from the dawn of the race right up to the modern race we see today.

Written by Les Woodland, the doyen of British cycling authors and creator of more than 18 books on the subject, this book provides an insight into the suffering the scandals and the eccentricities which flavour both life and sport.

The audiobook lasts just over nine hours and is available on Amazon USA, Amazon UK, Audible and iTunes.

There is currently an offer to get the book free if you sign up for a 30-day trial membership on Audible, saving $19.95 (£12.50)!

You can also win a copy of the brand new audiobook here:  a Rafflecopter giveaway