Authors

Mayuko Kishira

Mayuko Kishira きしらまゆこ

Mayuko Kishira was born in Osaka and now resides in Kyoto. She made her picture-book publishing debut in 2003 with Usagi-kun no bōshi (Bunny Boy’s Hat). Her other picture-book titles include Yokubari ōkami (The Greedy Wolf), Shōbu da!! (Good Contest!!), Otonari-san (The New Neighbor), Midori-iro no kaeru, chairo no kaeru (Green Frog, Brown Frog), and?Hai, chīzu! (Say Cheese!). She also illustrates how-to books and business books, and provides character designs and illustrations for merchandise.
www.kishira-mayuko.net

Books by Mayuko Kishira
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    The Greedy Wolf

    A hungry wolf comes to Sheep Park intending to catch himself some dinner. He climbs into a tree where he has a good view of the area and begins assessing the situation with his telescope. He decides to count the sheep he sees one by one. The first is doin …

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    Good Contest!!

    The satisfaction of a hard-fought contest is portrayed in a humorous way. A cow who’s so weak, a hare who’s so slow, and a pig who’s so skinny that no other cow or hare or pig wants to compete with them because they’re such pushovers find improba …

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