The Bicycle Man by Allen SayThe Bicycle Man by Allen Say

The Bicycle Man

byAllen Say

Paperback | August 1, 2003

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The amazing tricks two American soldiers perform on a borrowed bicycle are a fitting finale for the school sports day festivities in a small village in occupied Japan.
Allen Say was born in Yokohama, Japan, in 1937. He dreamed of becoming a cartoonist from the age of six, and, at age twelve, apprenticed himself to his favorite cartoonist, Noro Shinpei. For the next four years, Say learned to draw and paint under the direction of Noro, who has remained Say's mentor. Say illustrated his first children'...
Title:The Bicycle ManFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 8.75 × 9.19 × 0.23 inPublished:August 1, 2003Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395506522

ISBN - 13:9780395506523

Appropriate for ages: 4


From Our Editors

In this simple, engaging remembrance, Say tells how two American soldiers come upon his country school's athletic festival and put on a show of trick bicycle riding that leaves the audience cheering".--Booklist. Illustrated

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A delightful story." Kirkus Reviews "