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Yumi Shimokawara

Biography

Yumi Shimokawara was born in Tokyo. She took an illustration correspondence course with Kodansha Famous Schools in 2001 and later learned wildlife drawing at a KFS school. In 2013, she won the school’s 7th KFS Picture Book Grand Prix. She made her debut into writing and illustrating with Hoshi o sagashi ni (Star Hunting). She has since published Potsu potsu potsu daijobu? (Plip-plop Plip-plop, Are You All Right?) and Osuwari dozo (Have a Seat). She loves animals and currently lives with a white java sparrow in Chiba, Japan.

She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch
The Gifts of the Animals: A Christmas Tale
She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch
The Gifts of the Animals: A Christmas Tale
She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch
The Gifts of the Animals: A Christmas Tale

Books by Yumi Shimokawara

    She Leads: The Elephant Matriarch
    Yumi Shimokawara, June Smalls
    The Gifts of the Animals: A Christmas Tale
    Carole Gerber, Yumi Shimokawara

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June Smalls
Carole Gerber

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