Books by Mique Moriuchi

Mique Moriuchi spent much of her childhood in Japan and currently lives in Cornwall, England. This is the first picture book she has illustrated.


I IMAGINE by Rachel Rivett
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"The light, soothing atmosphere created by the well-matched prayers and illustrations is deceptively simple, effectively conveying powerful images and a strong sense of comfort. (Picture book/religion. 3-6)"
An unusual, whimsical collection of 12 short prayers offers an imaginative approach with a patterned text and creative responses from the children narrating the prayers. Read full book review >
PRAYERS FOR A BETTER WORLD by Sophie Piper
Released: Jan. 1, 2011

"Short, simple and not too sweet. (index of first lines) (Picture book/religion. 2-7)"
A small trim size, cheerful colors and short prayers with just a few lines of text make this British import a fine choice as an introduction to prayer for younger children. Read full book review >
MY VILLAGE by Danielle Wright
POETRY
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"The whimsical paint-and-collage pictures are just as engaging as the rhymes. (Picture book/nursery rhymes. 3-6)"
With the assistance of librarians, educators and other specialists, Wright has collected 22 poems and songs from around the world. Read full book review >
THAT’S LOVE by Sam  Williams
FICTION
Released: Sept. 30, 2006

"With neither poignancy nor telling details, this attempt at the concept of love ultimately seems false—but it will probably sell like crazy. (Picture book. 4-7)"
The competent narrator in this companion piece to Talk Peace (2005) can tell time, identify trees and their leaves and even imagine crossing the ocean. Read full book review >
THE STORY GOES ON by Aileen Fisher
POETRY
Released: May 1, 2005

"Nature red in tooth and claw" receives a disarmingly serene treatment in this posthumously published piece. Read full book review >