Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen
Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen
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Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen

Written by Cari Best & illustrated by Christine Davenier
Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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I can pop a wheelie, I can touch the sky, I can pedal backwards, I can really fly!Sally Jean was born to ride. And her bicycle, Flash, is just about her best friend. But one day something terrible - and wonderful - happens. Sally Jean grows. Suddenly she finds herself too bigfor Flash. What’s a Bicycle Queen to do? Finally, by collecting old bicycle parts to make a new bike - and giving Flash to a young friend who longs for a bigger bike of his own - she ridesagain!With exuberant art that’s just the right match for Sally Jean’s new found freedom, this joyous text celebrates growing up, learning new skills, and giving back to the community.Sally Jean, the Bicycle Queen is a 2007 Bank Street - Best Children’s Book of the Year.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780374363864
Publication Date
April 18, 2006
Page Count
32
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
5 - 8 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
2004040461
WorldCat Number (OCLC)
729013824
ASIN/ISBN 10
0374363862
Lexile® Level
550L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~N
Est. ATOS® Book Level
~3.6

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