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Max the Motorcycle - new children's book

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Max the Motorcycle - new children's book

My wife has just completed a children's book. It is loosely based on the purchase and restoration of our '66 R60 /2. The book is called Max the Motorcycle. It's about how Max the Motorcycle first comes to the USA and is ridden by his first owner. After a time, he is put into a barn for storage. Later discovered and ridden again. It's Jen's first publication. She used a local artist for the illustrations. She has had a lot of fun with the project. She may even write a sequel.

It is available for purchase in [URL="http://www.lulu.com/shop/jen-phillips/max-the-motorcycle/hardcover/produ..."]hardcover[/URL] or [URL="http://www.lulu.com/shop/jen-phillips/max-the-motorcycle/paperback/produ..."]paperback[/URL] at [URL="http://www.lulu.com/shop/jen-phillips/max-the-motorcycle/paperback/produ..."]Lulu.com[/URL]. Amazon also has it [URL="http://www.amazon.com/Max-The-Motorcycle-Jen-Phillips/dp/1105645282/ref=..."]here[/URL].

Some of the illustrations...

And the bike that started the whole story...

Edited by: aphillips66 on 2012-06-26 01:27
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It sounds like the kind of book Scott Pruett the race car driver wrote 10 or 12 years ago that we bought for our grandsons. I guess I'll buy yours now since there are always kids running around the house.

Ride far enough today so you can't come home untill tomorrow.

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Re: Max the Motorcycle - new children's book

This children's book is still available from the online retailers. 

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