Little Sisters (Hardcover)

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By Tomo Miura, Nanette McGuinness (Translated by)
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This one's for my favorite person in the world--my own lil sister Koh.
But what would happen if I had not just one, two, but MANY Kohs following me around...? Read on to see!
Get ready for giggles and awwws within Miura's light, lovely pages~

- kai

— From Little Sisters (Staff Pick)


An only child daydreams about having one, and then many, little sisters, and all the fun they could have together. A humorous and heartfelt story that is filled with imagination and love.

An only child daydreams about having one, and then many, little sisters, and all the fun they could have together. Told with humor and heart, this sweet picture book tells the story of a little girl who dreams of having one little sister, or more, and all the wonderful things they could do together. But even though a sibling isn't on the way, the little girl can still be happy getting lots of love and attention from her family.

About the Author

Tomo Miura is an author and Japanese artist who lives and works in Tochigi. She graduated from Emily Carr University of Art and Design in Vancouver, Canada. She was selected for the 2016 Bologna International Picture Book Exhibition. She has also won a prestigious design award (the Silver Design Award in the Graphics, Illustration and Visual Communication Design Award category for a series of drawings “The Other Me”).

Award-winning opera singer Nanette McGuinness is the translator of over 50 books and graphic novels for children and adults from French, Italian, and German into English, including the well-known Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novels. Two of her latest translations, Luisa: Now and Then (Life Drawn, 2018)

Praise For…

What would life be like with a younger sibling? . . . Translated from French, Miura’s delightful prose is simple yet earnest, leaving ample space for well-crafted, spare illustrations. . . . Little by little, the sisters conquer that space until they fill the page—literally and metaphorically—as they wildly splash paint all over a blank canvas. . . Young readers anticipating, even hoping, for will delight in all the ways these sisters play with and enjoy each other. Start with imagination, add a sprinkle of mischief, and stir for pure joy! 
— Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9781646900398
ISBN-10: 1646900391
Publisher: Arctis
Publication Date: February 27th, 2024
Pages: 40
Language: English