"When his best friend, Gloria, gets a new bike, Julian (7) is dismayed: hedoesn't want to learn to ride, because he's afraid of falling. In a satisfyingconclusion, Julian gets his own bike as a reward for considerable labor, andthen learns what fun it can be to ride. This is a perfectly constructed youngreader, with neat turns in the plot, a loving family, and engagingdialogue."--(pointer) "Kirkus." "Librarians wanting stories with blackprotagonists will especially welcome this."-- "Booklist. "
Buy Julian's Glorious Summer book by Ann Cameron from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(196mm x 137mm x 13mm)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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