meet taro gomi. he is an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator. gomi hails from tokyo, japan and is best known for his simple, but full-of-personality “scribbles.” his break-out book in the states was everybody poops, but he’s written over 300 titles in his native japan. we try and have spring is here and my friends in stock at all times. these vibrant board books have such timeless and lovely messages. spring is here focuses on each season, while my friends follows a little girl as she describes what she has learned from different friends: “i learned to hide from my friend the rabbit.” we are thrilled to announce that we will be receiving a new boardbook trio featuring my friends, spring is here and the beloved bus stops.

one of our favorite creations from taro gomi are his fabulous coloring books which encourage kids from 0-99 to doodle, scribble and to use their imagination with prompts like: “draw wallpaper on the wall.” we also love play all day, a book full of punch out games and activities perfect for rainy days!