Tag Archives: Japan

Illustrator Interview – Akiko White

As all my blog followers know, I am a huge fan of the SCBWI and highly recommend children’s authors and illustrators to join and become involved in this society. I apply for and follow keenly their awards, and just as … Continue reading

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Yuko-Chan and the Daruma Doll – Picture Book Friday

Title: Yuko-Chan and the Daruma Doll – The Adventures of a Blind Japanese Girl who saves her Village. Written and illustrated by Sunny Seki Published by Tuttle Publishing, 2012, (NB. Tuttle is the world’s largest publisher of books in Asia) Bilingual … Continue reading

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More Asian Book Reviews

Grandfather’s Journey by Allen Say (JAPAN/USA) This is a story that will be particularly appreciated by anyone who has tried to straddle more than one culture and finds themselves at home in both and neither. Allen Say recounts his grandfather’s … Continue reading

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