And Away We Go! (Hardcover)
Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9780805099010, 40pp.
Publication Date: October 28, 2014
Mr. Fox is going to the moon! Away he goes in his hot air balloon. . . . But wait! Can Elephant come too? Sure! Let's bring along some pizza. What about Giraffe? And Squirrel?
Everyone is welcome in Mr. Fox's balloon, but look out—will everyone fit?
In the tradition of classic cumulative tales like Mr. Gumpy's Outing, Migy's And Away We Go! is an unforgettable debut picture book from an exciting new talent.
About the Author
Migy (pronounced miggy) is short for Miguel Ornia-Blanco. He was born in Salford, England. After living for a time in London and Buenos Aires, he currently lives in Frome, England, with his wife and children. Migy’s artwork has been featured everywhere from the Glastonbury Festival in the U.K. to the newsstands of Portland, Oregon. And Away We Go! is his author/illustrator debut in the U.S.
Praise For And Away We Go!…
“A good choice for storytimes.” —Booklist
“An urbane, adventuresome fox provides an evening's entertainment for an eclectic company in this nighttime escapade aloft . . . exciting yet contained and comforting.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Stylish, jazzy and unique, this is a great addition and would work well for storytime.” —School Library Journal