The Lonesome Puppy (Hardcover)

By Yoshitomo Nara

Chronicle Books (CA), 9780811856409, 36pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2008



In his first book for children, renowned artist Yoshitomo Nara tells the charming story of a puppy so large that no one notices himuntil a determined little girl climbs high enough to meet him and become his friend. A sweet tale from an artist for whom childhood holds a magical appeal, The Lonesome Puppy is sure to delight young readers and Narafans of all ages.

About the Author

Yoshitomo Nara is one of the most popular and influential contemporary artists in Japan, whose work--often featuring little girls and puppies--has attracted a worldwide following. This is his first book for children. He lives in Tochigi, Japan.