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  • SubGenre:Motorcycles / History
  • Language:English
  • Series title:Shovelhead Dave Chopperdom
  • Series Number:1
  • Pages:200
  • eBook ISBN:9781667830551
  • Paperback ISBN:9781667830544


by Shovelhead Dave

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The best quality made soft book you can buy, packed with 172 photos and 58,000 words on 200 pages of premium gloss paper.

A true-life account of the life of the author, "Shovelhead Dave". At the time a young talented carpenter from Texas rides his 74 Harley Davidson AMF Chopper, seeking a new life and traveling across the USA. Dave recounts his days as a biker living on the road. His journey will make you laugh and cry at the ups and downs of how Shovelhead Dave meets fortune and misfortune. This story shows the transformation from a homeless biker tramp living in a tent to become known as the Chopper Hobo.

Dave recounts his days as a biker living on the road, entertaining several "Shovel" enthusiasts on social media. He tells his story to many people from all over the world. His followers have commented that his journeys should be a book and "Chopper Hobo" was born. This story is written in Dave's own words in a style that will captivate you and have you laughing your socks off with the fortunes and misfortunes of living a life as a biker. Through reading this book you can live through it, laugh, cry at the ups and downs of Shovelhead Dave meeting fortune and misfortune. This is his journey to become the homeless biker tramp living in a tent to being known as the Chopper Hobo.
About the author

In 1973, Dave got his first motorbike and started his adventures on two wheels. He became a professional carpenter and an award-winning custom chopper builder with his bikes featured in magazines. Throughout his life, he has clocked up many miles on his '74 AMF Chopper on road trip adventures, capturing the moments in time with his camera. Dave continues to ride the same chopper 48 years later and still builds choppers in his spare time when he's not writing down his memories for the next memoirs to follow, "The Early Years"

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Chopper Hobo This is one of them books you will keep ahold of to read more than once !! Reminds me of the story's from the years gone by in the old Easyrider rag's ... will keep ya grining. Fun book and a big thanks to Shovelhead Dave for the writing skill's !!!! Read more