About the Author
Shinsuke Yoshitake is an award-winning author and illustrator who creates inventively humorous and lively illustrations. Though based in Japan, his picture books have been translated and published in nine languages around the world.
"With its poker-faced text and effortlessly executed visual jokes, it’s the essence of kid comedy—and almost certain to inspire some real-life disrobing shenanigans."
"Yoshitake perfectly tells the tale of a young child’s pursuit for independence as he struggles to get his shirt off . . . Cartoon illustrations complement the humorous story line."
"Yoshitake uses cartoon conventions to great effect...This hilarious, inspirational, and infinitely familiar story about greeting life's inconveniences with good humor will make adults and children alike giggle."
"The digitally created illustrations of the little boy in his green pants and yellow shirt stuck up over his head are quite hilarious. It’s difficult to imagine anyone not laughing at his plight . . . A perfect choice for storytimes and for children learning to dress themselves."