Bicycling

Mt. Pleasant LibraryStaff Picks

Bicycling

Seven Cycling Stories to Share with your Child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!
Along a Long Road
By Frank Viva
JUV E VIVA
Illustrations and brief text evoke a bicycle ride, with its ups and downs, sweeping turns, and vivid views.
Book cover for "Along a Long Road"
Vera Rides a Bike
By Vera Rosenberry
JUV E ROSENBERRY
Vera is riding her new bicycle in the school yard, when she discovers there's no one there to help her brake to stop herself.
 
Book cover for "Vera Rides a Bike"
Sally Jean, The Bicycle Queen
By Cari Best
JUV E BEST
When Sally Jean outgrows her beloved bicycle, Flash, she experiments with various ideas for acquiring a new, bigger one.
 
Book cover for "Sally Jean the Bicycle Queen"
Duck on a Bike
By David Shannon
JUV E SHANNON
A duck decides to ride a bike and soon influences all the other animals on the farm to ride bikes too.
 
Book cover for "Duck on a Bike"
Me and My Bike
By Ander
JUV E ANDER
A child wants nothing more than a new bicycle, and it seems the wish might come true with some help from the magic lamp that once made Grandpa grow up really fast.
 
Book cover for "Me and my bike"
Henry on Wheels
By B. B. Bourne
JUV E BOURNE (EASY READER)
Henry can't wait to take his first solo bike ride. When Mom says he may go only around his block, Henry discovers that there are lots of fascinating things to see close to home--from a hot dog truck to cement mixers.
 
Book cover for "Henry on Wheels"
Don't Let Go!
By Jeanne Willis
JUV E WILLIS
Megan is nervous about her dad letting go of her bike as she learns to ride, and her dad is nervous about how far into the world she will go once she does.
 
Book cover for "Don't Let go!"

May is National Bike Month. Ride on!