Off & Away

Off & Away

How would you get mail if you lived in the middle of the sea? It's Jo's dad's job to deliver it, taking bottles wherever they need to go. He always comes home with exciting stories to tell-but Jo is far too afraid to go out on the ocean herself. Until Dad gets a bad sea cold, that is. With no one but Jo to deliver the bottles, she must find her courage and set sail alone. How would you get mail if you lived in the middle of the sea? It's Jo's dad's job to deliver it, taking bottles wherever t...

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Title:Off & Away
Author:Cale Atkinson
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Genres:Childrens
ISBN:1484782321
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:44 pages pages

Off & Away Reviews

  • Sarah
    Jul 11, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

    Wonderful story and illustrations. ...

  • Elizabeth
    Jul 19, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

  • Ms Threlkeld
    Jul 27, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

  • Amanda
    Jul 05, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

  • Kelly
    Jun 28, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

  • Miss Ryoko
    Jun 21, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

    Wonderful story and illustrations. ...

    I won't lie, I will read books by or with Cale Atkinson because I love his illustrations. Luckily, this one also had a wonderful story!! Great work Mr. Atkinson! Keep it coming!! ...

  • Steph
    Jun 11, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

    Wonderful story and illustrations. ...

    I won't lie, I will read books by or with Cale Atkinson because I love his illustrations. Luckily, this one also had a wonderful story!! Great work Mr. Atkinson! Keep it coming!! ...

    Don?t let your fears stop you! ...

    Love all the words. Love all the illustrations. Love. Love. Love. ...

  • Gmr
    Jun 03, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

  • Laura Mossa
    Jun 10, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

  • Meredith Spidel
    Mar 11, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

  • Jana
    Jun 13, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

  • Jillian Heise
    Nov 04, 2017

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

  • Emily
    May 30, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

  • Sara
    Jun 12, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

  • Mundie Moms & Mundie Kids
    Jul 17, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

  • Ruby
    Jul 17, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

  • Jaime
    Jul 30, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

    Wonderful story and illustrations. ...

    I won't lie, I will read books by or with Cale Atkinson because I love his illustrations. Luckily, this one also had a wonderful story!! Great work Mr. Atkinson! Keep it coming!! ...

    Don?t let your fears stop you! ...

    Love all the words. Love all the illustrations. Love. Love. Love. ...

    You had me at ?barnacle tongue?! Ha! Cute story about facing your fears. ...

  • Mary Jo
    Nov 12, 2017

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

  • Lee Födi
    Jul 11, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

  • Carol  Vanhook
    Jun 23, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

  • Cindy Mitchell *Kiss the Book*
    Jun 07, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

  • Katie Reilley
    Jun 05, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

  • Briennai Jackson
    Jun 09, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

  • James Bailey
    Jun 12, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

  • Julie Kirchner
    Jun 07, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

  • Jenee
    Jun 27, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

  • Sara Lang
    Jun 24, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

    I LOVE the message of being brave and facing your fears! When we do, what an adventure it can be. Another great book by Cale Atkinson! ...

    I love the concept of messages in a bottle that drift along in the sea go somewhere and they get delivered to who they need to get to. Such a great story of conquering your fears and adventure. ...

    When Jo's dad gets sick, it's up to Jo to deliver the bottles to the various sea locations. ...

    Wonderful story and illustrations. ...

    I won't lie, I will read books by or with Cale Atkinson because I love his illustrations. Luckily, this one also had a wonderful story!! Great work Mr. Atkinson! Keep it coming!! ...

    Don?t let your fears stop you! ...

  • Beth Parmer
    Jun 27, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

    This could be my favorite Cale Atkinson book to date. Don't miss out! ...

  • Rebecca Caufman
    Jul 09, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...

    Jo overcomes her fears when she has to take over delivering bottles for her sick father. "Dedicated to those who don't let their fears stop them from the great adventures that await." ...

  • Engel Dreizehn
    Jul 16, 2018

    Cale Atkinson is a great storyteller and one of my most favorite illustrators. I would enjoy a print of every page of artwork in this book. So colorful and bright, the story is a about a little girl (who is wonderfully brown) who faces her fears and delivers bottles to creatures after ...

    This is such a sweet, creative picture book for young kiddos, encouraging them to find their inner strength. Love how it taps into the mystery of what DOES happen to those messages in bottles too! Thanks for sending an ARC our way for review, Disney! ...

    Great story about a girl who faces her fears, and finds that monsters are not behind every lurking corner. This would be great for a bedtime book to help little ones face their fears. Facing fears adventures sailing friends ...

    This book is an adorable tale of a little girl and her father who delivers bottles to the residents of the sea. Jo is scared of what might be out there, but she loves to hear her father tell her stories about it. When her father comes down with a sea cold, Jo sees the bottles starting ...

    I received a copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Jo always wanted to be a great adventurer like her dad, but her apprehension about what lurked below the sea always kept her from stepping off their dock. When Jo?s dad falls ill and bottles keep ...

    From cover to cover, this was a grand adventure filled with mysterious messages, hidden dangers, and a WHOLE lot of heart! Jo's Dad has a unique job....making sure messages in bottles get to their intended recipients. But what happens when the messenger is sick? Who's going to take ove...

    I really love the bright and beautiful illustrations that populate Cale Atkinson's books. Our picture book shelf is full of his books, both the ones he's illustrated for authors, and the ones he has written AND illustrated. Off & Away falls into the latter category, and lives up to...

    I am in love with this story & adore Jo's bravery in the face of her fears, and what she realizes about those fears in the end. Her determination is inspiring and the details with the juxtaposition of the fantastical sea creatures against the reality adds suspense to her journey an...

    Off & Away by Cale Atkinson. PICTURE BOOK. Disney Hyperion, 2018. $17. 9781484782323 Pre-K, EL (K-3) ? ESSENTIAL Jo wants to deliver messages in bottles just like her adventuring dad, but her imaginings of dangers below the surface of the ocean make her freeze instead. The...

    This is a cute picture book with a nice message about overcoming one's fears. The little girl's dad is responsible for delivering all of the messages-in-bottles to the correct recipients. She never accompanies him because she's afraid of all of the creatures and unseen dangers lurking ...

    A great adventure story. Everyone knows those bottles afloat at sea must get to their rightful owners. When Jo's dad gets sick and cannot deliver the bottles that have floated his way, Jo finds the courage to deliver these. With a deep breath, she whispers, again and again, "I can do t...

    Jo is a character you can?t help but cheer for. Off & Away is an incredible book with stunning illustrations. You feel small and scared when Jo feels small and scared. You feel brave when Jo feels brave. Cale has created a beautiful world to explore. Off & Away is a must have...

    A high seas adventure about over coming one's fear. Jo's story will make you wish you could climb aboard her boat, and travel the seas with her. This book is an absoutely treasure! FULL REVIEW http://mundiekids.blogspot.com/2018/0... ...

    Cale Atkinson has done it again with a beautifully written & illustrated story about facing your fears through using your inner strength and determination. I rooted for Jo on every gorgeously illustrated page and can?t wait to share this with students for #classroombookaday in th...

    A sweet story about facing your fears and how anxiety and your imagination and make things seem way scarier than they are in reality. I am a huge fan of Cale Atkinson's illustration style. It is so cute and full of lush colors. A gem of a picture book that should be shared widely! ...

    Brilliant! Both the illustrations and the story! Facing your fears and finding a way that no one has found before? And doing all on your lonesome...awesome-sauce! ...

    I just loved this book. It is a great story about overcoming your fears. The illustrations are bold and colorful. Take the adventure and read this book. ...

    GREAT book with FANTASTIC illustrations about facing fears. Blown away. ...

    Can?t wait to read this to kids and hear their thoughts on the message. ...

    Extremely beautiful and whimsical fun! Very much recommended if one loves a under and above the sea adventure and a narrative involving a very brave girl on a mission. ...