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The Furious Flycycle

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A classic from bestselling and multi-award-winning children's author Jan Wahl. In order to rescue his uncle's family from imminent danger, Melvin Spitznagle, kid genius, puts his latest invention to the ultimate test.
Published April 15th 1994 by Tor Books (first published 1968)
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Mar 08, 2013 Jean Moore rated it really liked it
If my memory serves me (and it usually doesn't but - oh well) I believe this was a "Scholastic" book. You're giving away your age if you remember what that is. It must have been a pretty good book if I still remember it today (see above re: memory).
Aug 22, 2012 Paul rated it it was amazing
The first steampunk book I ever even heard of... Yeah, it's a children's book... but it's AMAZING!
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I remember reading this book on an airplane ride to go visit my grandmother, it is a really fun book and I recall thinking how cool it would be to be able to invent my own flying bicycle.
Nov 27, 2010 Rusty rated it really liked it
My daughter thought this was a really fun book. While she read anything and everything she particularly enjoyed books filled with imagination and invention.
Dec 22, 2011 Mrs. rated it it was amazing
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Read this book as a child and LOVED it. Still love it!
Feb 19, 2010 April rated it really liked it
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I love the crazy mad inventor kid. Awesome!
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