This new board book series, Butercup Babies give a fresh take on Shizue Arakawa’s iconic characters with peek-a-boo die cuts, touch-and-feel and early learning concepts. Babies will sharpen their motor skills with interactive elements while feeling soothed by the touch-and-feel spots and relate to the adorable childlike animal characters. Bunny’s friends are planning something special for her…but she has no idea what’s in store! Babies will enjoy pushing the squishy raindrops, petting the fleecy sheep, rubbing the soft mittens, and peeking with the characters through clever cutouts, all while figuring out Bunny’s surprise.
Shizue Arakawa, an international best-selling children’s book author and illustrator, has a career spanning over 35 years. Her beloved books have sold millions of copies globally, and her characters delight babies and toddlers everywhere! Ms. Arakawa lives and works in Japan, where her characters are widely recognized and loved by everyone.