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 big
for 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 rides
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.