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"In the forest, there is time to wonder about everything.
Red Knit Cap Girl wonders about flowers, butterflies, leaves and clouds."

Join Red Knit Cap Girl and her forest friends on a journey of curiosity and imagination.

Brown Paper Bag Collection

New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book
"Red Knit Cap Girl"
from Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

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About the author/illustrator

Naoko Stoop

Naoko Stoop's love of drawing began when she was a young child growing up in Japan. Naoko now lives and paints in Brooklyn, New York. She uses found materials including plywood and brown paper bags as her canvas. Naoko has shown her work in a variety of galleries and stores in New York and hopes that, through her artwork, she hopes to inspire the child within everyone.

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To see what Naoko is up to Blog: From Naoko's Stoop

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