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    Friday June 5, 2020
  • Mottainai Grandma Picture Book Series Gets Youtube Educational Anime

    Episodes based off of children's books by Mariko Shinju will be dubbed into 6 languages and distributed for free

    Mottainai Grandma (known as Mottaina Baasan in Japan), a children's picture book series by Mariko Shinju about a kindly grandmother who teaches children the proper value of things, is being adapted into a 4 episode educational anime that will be distributed free-of-charge on Youtube. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday June 22, 2016
  • Children's Book Explores the Fantastical Vehicles of Studio Ghibli Films

    "Studio Ghibli no Norimono ga Ippai" is the 1st in a series of picture books introducing kids to the worlds of Studio Ghibli

    Tokuma Shoten has published a 64 page, color children's picture book entitled Studio Ghibli no Norimono ga Ippai ("Studio Ghibli Has So Many Vehicles"), the 1st in a series of children's books that will introduce young Japanese readers to the fantastical worlds of the films of Studio Ghibli. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Saturday September 12, 2015
  • Yohei Taneda Illustrates Children's Book "Stella and the Future"

    Art director / production designer has previously worked on "When Marnie Was There", "Ghost in the Shell: Innocence"

    Award-winning art director / production designer Yohei Taneda has provided the illustrations for a new children's book entitled Stella and the Future. Hit the jump to learn more.