Away We Go! book release by Chiêu Anh Urban!

Happy Friday, everyone! Great member news today:


Congratulations and a mighty woo-HOO to Chiêu Anh Urban for the release of Away We Go! A Shape and Seek Book, a novelty board book for babies through preschoolers, Scholastic Cartwheel.

Away We Go!

Filled with planes, trains, and automobiles, AWAY WE GO! teaches basic shapes through bold designs and inventive die-cuts on every page. Triangles become sailboats and hearts become airplanes as each spread reveals a different mode of transportation made from bright colors and geometric shapes. The creative challenge of this board book is to find the vehicles in the shapes and to find the shapes in the vehicles.

With special search-and-find shape-based games throughout, children will love learning and searching for basic shapes in this clever collection of things that go!

Urban demonstrates the remarkable versatility of shapes, using them to create an array of vehicles. … readers will finish this book with a good sense of both shapes and methods of transportation,” –Publishers Weekly

Here’s a Coffee & Conversation Interview we did with Chiêu in the past.

There are also some wonderful free Away We Go! shapes and transportation activities and party printables on her website for download: Go to her Fun Stuff page!

Away We Go activities

And be sure to go to Chiêu’s blog for details about her awesome book launch party, complete with fun shapes and transportation treats and crafts!







Wow, I want her to plan my next party. These pictures are GORGEOUS! Congratulations, Chiêu, for your beautiful novelty book! We wish you the very best.

Happy writing and drawing, everyone! 🙂

About Laura Bowers

Laura is a writer, runner, reader, runDisney addict, blogger/vlogger at Write, Run, Rejoice and Joyful Miles, mom of two college boys, excellent chili maker, and obsessive list keeper. She clearly likes run-on sentences and adverbs. She also still thinks Spice World was an awesome movie and feels no shame about that.
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3 Responses to Away We Go! book release by Chiêu Anh Urban!

  1. Congratulations, Chieu! Beautiful work!

  2. Ann McCallum says:

    So cute! I almost wish I had little kids still. 🙂

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