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Bikes for Rent! / by Isaac Olaleye, illustrated by Chris Demarest

 


Title:
Bikes for Rent!

Author:  Isaac Olaleye
Illustrator:
Chris Demarest
Publisher:  Orchard Books
ISBN: 0-531-30290-3
Year:
2001
Flesch-Kinkaid Grade Level:  2.7

Concepts: saving, wants, earning money, human resources 

Summary: Lateef, a poor young boy living in a village in western Nigeria, works hard so he can rent a bicycle and ride with the other boys.

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