World Bike Girl is going on tour!

Join author Ishbel Holmes on her World Bike Girl UK tour.

Lucy‘s story in pictures

Discover the trials and tribulations of a woman and her unexpected companion as they cycle from Turkey to Syria.

The Hunters Who Helped

In an extract from Me, My Bike and a Street Dog Called Lucy, Ishbel Holmes details her encounter with a group of hunters in Yenice, Turkey.

An Encounter on the Road

In this extract from Me, My Bike and a Street Dog Called Lucy, Ishbel recalls an encounter with a local Turkish woman.

Arrival at Hatay, on the Syrian Border

In an extract from Me, My Bike and a Street Dog Called Lucy, Ishbel Holmes describes her arrival at the Syrian border.

When Ishbel met Lucy

In an extract from Me, My Bike and a Street Dog Called Lucy, Ishbel Holmes talks about finding Lucy for the first time.