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Hat
Hat
by Hirotaka Nakagawa
illus. by Ryoji Arai
Ages 0 UP
A blue hat slinks along. Underneath it is a crocodile. A red hat hops along. Underneath it is a rabbit. A white hat slides along. Underneath it is a...view details
Masks
Masks
by Koji Ishikawa
Ages 0 UP
This bold and bright fold-out book is filled with colourful masks of mythical creatures and characters from Japan, including the magical fox and the...view details
Masks 2
Masks 2
by Koji Ishikawa
Ages 0 UP
Another fold-out book featuring a collection of colourful and creative masks in this follow-up to Koji Ishikawa’s Masks. Cute characters play...view details
Ri-ng !
Ri-ng !
by Hirotaka Nakagawa
illus. by Ryoji Arai
Ages 0 UP
Ri-ng! It's the doorbell. Kitten answers the door. A cat delivers a neatly wrapped parasol. Ri-ng! Puppy answers the door. A delivery man gives him a...view details
1: Therefore I am a Little Piggy
1: Therefore I am a Little Piggy
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
This is the first in the series of the Little Piggy stories. Little Piggy introduces himself and his parents; in the bath or playing with a friend,...view details
2: What are Your Favourite Things, Little Piggy?
2: What are Your Favourite Things, Little Piggy?
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
Little Piglet shows us his favourite things. They are apples and mandarins, bananas, melons and grapes... and he has outfits to match their colours:...view details
3: Little Piggy Images
3: Little Piggy Images
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
Little Piglet is a very proud little pig. He has images of little pigs everywhere: on his clock, his towel, his spoon, his mug, his toothbrush and...view details
4: Little Piggy and His Friends
4: Little Piggy and His Friends
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
Little Piglet has many good friends: he goes for walks with Puppy, sings with Baby Bird, has afternoon tea and cake with Baby Bear, brushes his teeth...view details
5: Little Piggy Has No Hair
5: Little Piggy Has No Hair
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
Little Piglet has a pretty ribbon but no hair! Where could it go? On his ear or nose? Over his eyes? Around his wrist, ankle or waist? No, so Little...view details
6: How Much Can You Eat Little Piggy!
6: How Much Can You Eat Little Piggy!
by Yoko Kitayama
Ages 0 UP
Little Piglet has a healthy appetite: he loves sweet potatoes, green peppers, fried eggs, tomatoes and fish; and whatever he eats, his mum eats twice...view details
01: Hello!
01: Hello!
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Pi the bird, Mike the cat, Koro the dog and Mr.Monster all come to Yu-chan's house, knock on the door and say 'Hello!' Big double-page illustrations,...view details
02: Peekaboo!
02: Peekaboo!
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
The large striking pictures in the books of this series are ideal for the very young. Here the animals and Yu-chan play peekaboo. Also available in...view details
03: Yum-yum
03: Yum-yum
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Here the double-page illustrations are cleverly contrived to make the animals pick up the food from their plates and begin to eat it. Also available...view details
04: Poo-poo
04: Poo-poo
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
When doing poo-poo on the potty, each of the animals has its own style. Pi does a little poo, while Mr.Monster does an enormous one. Also available...view details
05: Moving Dolls
05: Moving Dolls
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Characters introduced in the first four books of the series reappear as a push-out movable card figures simply assembled with sticking tape.view details
06: Let Me Hear You
06: Let Me Hear You
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Pi is reading a book, Koro is drawing a picture and Mike is playing with a toy car. But they all give a loud and clear reply when mother calls them...view details
07: Night-night
07: Night-night
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
In this very simple story, Yu-chan and her friends say 'Night-night", and then, quite literally, close their eyes and pull up the bed covers.view details
08: Shampoo
08: Shampoo
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Cleverly designed book in which the animals and Mr. Monster all wash themselves Japanese-style sitting on a small bath stool. Yu-chan shampoos her...view details
09: Cleaning Teeth
09: Cleaning Teeth
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
After eating, Yu-chan cleans her teeth, so do Koro, Mike and Pi. What is Mr. Monster doing? He's sucking a lollipop! Be sure to clean your teeth...view details
10: Getting Dressed
10: Getting Dressed
by Yuichi Kimura
Ages 0 UP
Koro, Mike and Mr. Monster are having problems putting on their clothes. So, Yu-chan demonstrates how to do it properly. These pages show how she...view details