Which Is Round? Which Is Bigger? by Mineko Mamada

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This deceptively simple concept book prompts the reader to compare pairs of objects and then choose which one has a particular attribute. At first the answer seems obvious ? until the page is turned to reveal a delightful twist! The thoughtful format and witty illustrations give away the answer to the question, Which is a hit book?

About Mineko Mamada

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Author-illustrator Mineko Mamada has published several children's books in her native Japan, where she also works as a graphic designer. Which Is Round? Which Is Bigger? is her first book to be translated into English. Mineko lives in Tokyo.
Published March 1, 2013 by Kids Can Press. 24 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Children's Books.

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Playful or confusing? The illustrations by Japanese designer Mamada in this comparisons book are charmingly naïve, but their conceptual twists tend to beg more questions than they answer.

Jan 16 2013 | Read Full Review of Which Is Round? Which Is Bigger?

PreS-K—Facing pages offer two items to compare. An apple and a hedgehog-which is round? After turning the page, the question is repeated, but the apple is down to the core and the hedgehog ha

Apr 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Which Is Round? Which Is Bigger?

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