Take a Hike, Miles and Spike! (Hardcover)

(Funny Kids Books, Friendship Book, Adventure Book)

By Travis Foster, Ethan Long

Chronicle Books, 9781452164717, 44pp.

Publication Date: August 14, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Take care, GRIZZLY BEAR! Stay loose, MOOSE! Buh-bye, BUTTERFLY! Join Miles and Spike as they take a hike...and a few provisions, as well, much to the vexation of their fellow forest creatures. Travis Foster and Ethan Long offer a hilarious picture book full of silly rhymes, outdoor adventures, and learning how to get along with others.

About the Author

Ethan Long is an internationally recognized children's book author and illustrator with more than 70 titles to his credit. Up, Tall and High! was a Theodor Seuss Geisel Award winner and Chamelia and the New Kid in Class was a Children's Choice Book Award finalist. He is also part of the creative teams behind Cement Mixer's ABC, Dump Truck's Colors, and Give Me Back My Book! He lives in Orlando, Florida.

Travis Foster has been illustrating for more than 25 years. His editorial and advertising clients include Target, Disney, Forbes, Internet Week, Aetna, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.

Praise For Take a Hike, Miles and Spike!: (Funny Kids Books, Friendship Book, Adventure Book)

"An enticing picture book sure to win over any storytime crowd with its rollicking rhymes and enduring message." - School Library Journal

a"Silly rhymes, outdoor adventures, and learning how to get along with others." --Learning Magazine

"Young audiences will have no trouble catching on to the pattern and chiming in with the appropriate rhymes." -Booklist

"Hilarious... Miles and Spike prove that learning manners can be enjoyable." —BookPage

"Audiences who get the giggles from hearing "see you later, alligator" are going to find plenty to love (and repeat)."-Publishers Weekly

"An environmental message that goes down easily amid the cartoony cast."-Kirkus Reviews