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Take a Ride by My Side

Written by Jonathan Ying & illustrated by Victoria Ying
Published by HarperCollins
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Goodreads Rating - 3.3 / 5.0
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Apr 24, 2018
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Join Cat and Dog as they travel by bike, boat, plane, and more, and ultimately realize that there’s no place quite like home.

With simple, animated rhymes and whimsical illustrations that bring these adorable animals and their adventures to life, brother and sister team Jonathan and Victoria Ying (Not Quite Black and White and Lost and Found, What’s That Sound) introduce readers to all different types of vehicles in their third picture book collaboration–a great read-aloud perfect for the youngest picture book audience.

Let’s take a trip.

A trip to where?

We’ll take a trip from here to there.

What Kind of Book is Take a Ride by My Side

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Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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Who Wrote Take a Ride by My Side

Jonathan Ying

<p>Jonathan Ying has been on a steady diet of cartoons, comics, and fantasy novels since he was young. He’s an author and game designer who currently resides in New Jersey. He arrived there by plane. Visit him at</p>

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Who Illustrated Take a Ride by My Side

Victoria Ying

Victoria Ying is an author and artist living in Los Angeles. She started her career in the arts by falling in love with comic books, this eventually turned into a career working in Animation. She loves Japanese Curry, putting things in her shopping cart online and taking them out again and hanging out with her dopey dog. Her film credits include Tangled, Wreck it Ralph, Frozen, Paperman, Big Hero 6, and Moana. Her current work focuses on storytelling with her debut picture book Meow! out in stores now and many other novel and graphic novel projects in development.

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What Has Jonathan Ying Said About This Book

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What Has Victoria Ying Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Victoria know that you want more details about Take a Ride by My Side! Try tweeting Victoria on twitter (@victoriaying) or messaging Victoria on instagram (@victoriaying).

Jonathan Ying's Book Dedication

This one's for Kirsten—we would never have gotten this far without you

Victoria Ying's Book Dedication

To my Travel Buddy, Bonnie Lu

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Book Details

Publication Date:
April 24, 2018
Text Details:
Typography by Jeanne L. Hogle
Illustration Details:
The artist used Adobe Photoshop to create the digital illustrations for this book.

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