“The Absolutely Magnificent Flying Bike” by Juliet Ashley

This 2018 PBS SoCal KIDS Writers Contest Winner features a girl’s passion for flight and how it drives her older sister to build her the perfect flying bike.

Learn more about the PBS SoCal KIDS Writers Contest here.


Culver City third-grader Juliet Ashley reaches for the clouds with her story about a girl’s amazing flying invention.

Juliet’s story was selected to be converted into an animation by PBS SoCal staff. All animations were created by Henry Cram.

Read Juliet Ashley’s the original story “The Absolutely Magnificent Flying Bike”