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Can It Reach?
Can It Reach?
by Taro Miura
Ages 0 UP
Working vehicles lift many objects and people to very high places. Can the crane lift steel frames and reach the top of the building? Can the lorry...view details
Good Morning, Nontan
Good Morning, Nontan
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Nontan wakes up and says, 'Good morning.' So do all his friends. Then they eat breakfast. 'Delicious!' While playing, Nontan and Piglet bump into...view details
Heave-ho!
Heave-ho!
by Taro Miura
Ages 0 UP
Working vehicles are very strong. The dump truck, wheel loader, forklift and power shovel dig and gather earth and sand, lift boxes and carry heavy...view details
Leave It To Me!
Leave It To Me!
by Taro Miura
Ages 0 UP
With a little help from each other, working vehicles strive hard every day. You can hear their conversation at the construction site. "Please carry...view details
Nontan Brum-brum
Nontan Brum-brum
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Nontan's red car goes brum-brum through Master Bear's legs, around the Rabbits, bounces over Piglet, zigzags, wobbles, careers all over the shop,...view details
Nontan Cleans His Teeth
Nontan Cleans His Teeth
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Here Nontan and his friends - the Rabbits, Raccoon, Piglet and Bear - show what fun you can have brushing your teeth.view details
Nontan Munching
Nontan Munching
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Nontan is munching something. What is it? It's a delicious banana. Rabbit is munching something. What is it? A carrot! Meanwhile, Piglet is eating an...view details
Nontan Smiling
Nontan Smiling
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Nontan smiles, grins, wonders, screeches, boohoos, sniffles, fumes, snarls, tee-hees, beams, yawns and, finally, goes to sleep. Delightful first...view details
Nontan Tinkling
Nontan Tinkling
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Tinkle, tinkle... It's Piglet doing a wee-wee. Tinkle, Tinkle... This time it's Raccoon. The Rabbits are doing wee-wees too. Here's Nontan. Oh dear!...view details
Nontan, Atchoo!
Nontan, Atchoo!
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
When he begins coughing and sneezing, Nontan consults Dr. Bear. Poor Nontan hates being ill. But kind Dr. Bear soon has him chuckling, and, after...view details
Nontan, Peekaboo!
Nontan, Peekaboo!
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Nontan puts his hands over his face. Then suddenly, 'Peekaboo!' Master Bear hides under his hat. 'Peekaboo!' Now the Rabbit Brothers. 'Peekaboo!' And...view details
What Shall We Play, Nontan?
What Shall We Play, Nontan?
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 0 UP
Even though his usual friends don't appear in this book, Nontan still finds plenty to do - reading, digging in the sand, sitting in a cardboard box...view details
Baby Peas
Baby Peas
by Saeko Hirokawa
Ages 1 UP
Tumbling and turning, the baby peas roll along. Splish-splash, plip-plop, they topple into the big warm saucepan. Boing, boing, they leap into a soft...view details
Little Spuds
Little Spuds
by Saeko Hirokawa
Ages 1 UP
Roly-poly, roly-poly, the little spuds tumble and turn. Rub-a-dub, rub-a-dub, the little spuds scrub themselves clean. Splish-splash, into the tub...view details
Little Tomatoes
Little Tomatoes
by Saeko Hirokawa
Ages 1 UP
Plippity-plop, the little cherry tomatoes tumble down. Splish-splosh, they splash through the water. Squeak-squeak, they rub themselves nice and...view details
Here Comes Little Bare Boy!
Here Comes Little Bare Boy!
by Taro Gomi
Ages 2 UP
Taro puts on a lion's costume. When his mother calls for him to get undressed and take a bath, Taro takes off the lion's skin - but instead of Taro,...view details
Hide-and-seek
Hide-and-seek
by Taro Gomi
Ages 2 UP
Mouse is playing hide-and-seek and conceals himself behind a haylack. But the haylack turns out to be Fox, who is hiding behind a rock which turns...view details
1: The Yellow Butterfly
1: The Yellow Butterfly
by Taro Gomi
Ages 3 UP
In pursuit of a yellow butterfly, a little boy catches a whole series of yellow objects. 'Got it!' he thinks, but then finds his net contains a...view details
100 Animals on Parade
100 Animals on Parade
by Masayuki Sebe
Ages 3 UP
100 bears in the Bear Band, 100 rabbits in the Rabbit Circus…there’s one hundred of each kind of animal, but where are they all heading?...view details
100 in Total
100 in Total
by Masayuki Sebe
Ages 3 UP
Count one hundred mice! The first one should be brown. Then count one hundred cats! How many of them are tabby? What about moles, sheep, birds, fish,...view details