A short story aimed at 5-10 year-olds but any age group will enjoy it. Written part in rhyme and part in prose, it is illustrated with simple fun drawings. It's Spaghetti-Leg Spike's birthday and he is desperate for a silver and red bicycle. He visits everyone he can think of, from his granny to Bob the baker, and tells them what he wants. Will Spike get a silver and red bike for his birthday?