Books written by Elly Blue


Bikes Not Rockets

Elly Blue Publishing | August 19, 2019 | 160 pages
As you ride down the intergalactic bike path, you come to a crossroads. Which path will you take? Your choice could determine your future, or the future of all humanity, forever. These twelve stories explore a variety of intersections set in distant, outlandish, or disturbingly realistic futures... More Info


Elly Blue Publishing | August 19, 2019 | 128 pages
"An anthology of personal essays about bicycle transportation and social justice issues including class, race, and gender"--  More Info


Bikes in Space | August 1, 2017 | 128 pages
"This anthology of science fiction short stories features strong heroines using bicycles to navigate their utopian and dystopian future realities"--  More Info

Our Bodies, Our Bikes

Elly Blue Publishing | November 10, 2015 | 192 pages
Our Bodies, Our Bikes is a resource and companion for women who ride bicycles. Through personal stories, how-to guidelines, and factual information, contributors explore the intersection of cycling and women's health, from bike fit to clothing, from periods to childbirth, from media representation... More Info

Pedal Zombies

Microcosm Publishing | September 15, 2015 | 160 pages
The zombie apocalypse will be pedal-powered! In the not-so-distant future, when gasoline is no longer available, humans turn to two-wheeled vehicles to transport goods, seek glory, and defend their remaining communities. In another version of the future, those with the zombie virus are able to... More Info

Everyday Bicycling

August 11, 2015 | 128 pages
Everyday Bicycling is your guide to everything you need to know to get started riding a bicycle for transportation. Elly Blue introduces you to the basics, including street smarts, bike shopping, dressing professionally, carrying everything from groceries to furniture, riding with children, and... More Info

Bikenomics: How Bicycling Can Save the Economy

Microcosm Pub | February 1, 2014 | 192 pages
Making the case for adopting more sustainable modes of transportation, this engaging reference explores the economic benefits of bicycling. It starts with an analysis of the real costs incurred by individuals and families in existing transportation systems and goes on to examine the current civic... More Info

Everyday Bicycling

Microcosm Pub | December 1, 2012 | 128 pages
Containing all the knowledge required to get started riding a bicycle for everyday transportation, Elly Blue introduces readers to the basics, including shopping for a bike, honing street smarts, dressing properly for conditions, carrying everything from groceries to children to furniture, and... More Info