Asako Mori

Asako Mori 森あさ子

Asako Mori (1975–) was born in Tokyo. She graduated from Joshibi University of Art and Design in 1997. After working as an art designer for video productions, she established herself as an independent illustrator in 2005. In 2011 she published her first picture book, Ana no naka (Down the Hole). As the mother of one, she is currently neck-deep in parenting demands.

Books by Asako Mori
  • Book


    This picture book is built around the Japanese mimetic word paka!, which represents something popping open—with or without an actual popping sound. The reader opens the book to see a plain white egg standing upright, with text on the facing page callin …