ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR
Aki Fukuoka always tries to find the magic around her. Born in Japan, Aki moved to Auckland at eight, where she has lived ever since. Aki graduated from the Elam School of Fine Arts and has illustrated over 80 books, including award winning children's picture books, chapter books and educational itles. Her work has also featured in magazines, t-shirt designs, stationary, posters and murals.