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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 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
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
Good Night, Nontan
Good Night, Nontan
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan has trouble sleeping at night. He wants to play with his friends but they are all sound asleep - except for the little owl. So Nontan and the...view details
Let Us Have a Swing, Too, Nontan
Let Us Have a Swing, Too, Nontan
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan monopolizes a swing and refuses to let his friends have a turn. Angry, his friends decide to go home and leave him behind. Then Nontan tells...view details
Nontan Blows Bubble Gum
Nontan Blows Bubble Gum
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan decides to blow the biggest bubble of all and puts a large piece of gum in his mouth. But he mistakenly swallows the gum. His stomach starts...view details
Nontan Wets the Bed
Nontan Wets the Bed
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
When Nontan wakes up in the morning, his bed is soaking wet. Nontan and his friends, the rabbit, the bear, the raccoon and the pig, have all wet...view details
Nontan's Hiccups
Nontan's Hiccups
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan and his friends get the hiccups and try all the ways they know to get rid of them - pinching their noses, holding their breath, drinking...view details
Nontan's Little Sister
Nontan's Little Sister
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan and his younger sister Tartan come to play with Piglet. But Nontan gets angry when Tartan begins throwing bricks around and tells her to go...view details
Nontan's Massive Thank You
Nontan's Massive Thank You
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan and friends are drawing on the ground, but his little sister Tartan ruins his masterpiece, and Nontan angrily goes to the top of the hill to...view details
Nontan's Paper Pranks
Nontan's Paper Pranks
by Sachiko Kiyono
Ages 2 UP
Nontan has great fun scattering wastepaper and rubbish all over the place until his friends come and tell him off. A simple tale with a mild little...view details
A House of 100 Stories
A House of 100 Stories
by Toshio Iwai
Ages 3 UP
Tochi, a boy who likes watching stars, receives a letter from someone living at the top of a 100-storey house. While walking up the stairs, Tochi...view details
An Underground House of 100 Stories
An Underground House of 100 Stories
by Toshio Iwai
Ages 3 UP
A mysterious home, stretching deep under the ground. Who on earth could be living there? This book follows on from the sell-out success of A House of...view details
An Undersea House of 100 Stories
An Undersea House of 100 Stories
by Toshio Iwai
Ages 3 UP
The latest book in Toshio Iwai’s popular House of 100 Stories series now takes us deep under the ocean waves. Ten, a much-loved dolly, falls into...view details
I Can Put on My Pants by Myself
I Can Put on My Pants by Myself
by Toshiko Kanzawa
illus. by Kayako Nishimaki
Ages 3 UP
A little boy could not put on his underpants by himself. When he lifted one leg he lost his balance and fell down. So he went out without any clothes...view details
The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid
retold by Ayako Sono
illus. by Chihiro Iwasaki
Ages 4 UP
Andersen's tale of the mermaid who loves and loses a human prince and changes o foam. The polished text of Ayako Sono and the graceful pictures of...view details
The Red Shoes
The Red Shoes
retold by Toshiko Kanzawa
illus. by Chihiro Iwasaki
Ages 4 UP
The strange, sad fate of a girl who wore a pair of red dancing shoes to church. A beautiful picture book. Chihiro Iwasaki's light and lyrical...view details