Tomi et ses amis poilus

Tomi et ses amis poilus

by Nadine Robert
  • family-and-friendship
  • fiction
  • french-from-quebec
  • illustrated
Tomi can't stop pouting. The more his family tries to help him, the more Tomi frowns. Tomi wants a furry animal friend to play with! Fortunately, his grandpa knows a secret place where furry animals live. Not only does Tomi make new furry friends but he discovers that pouting is never the right answer to solve a problem.


Nadine Robert, author

Nadine Robert is an author and book publisher from Quebec. She studied literature and education. She first worked as a video game designer and animated film scriptwriter. As she has always been fond of picture books, she created Comme des Géants and Le Lièvre de Mars, two children's books publishing houses. She has written and translated the text of many children's books. She lives near Montreal.

Kanae Sato, illustrator

Kanae Sato is an illustrator from Japan. After working for a printing company as a production planner and website designer, she learned about illustrations at Aoyama-Juku. She started to work as a freelancer in 2010. Her style is characteristic, simple and endearing. She won a few awards with her work. Among others, she was awarded the Silver Venus Award of Creativ Club Austria for her work used for a MuseumsQuartier Wien advertisement (creative advertisement of the year). She lives in Tokyo.


  • What a delight to see this brand new picture book from Comme des géants. With Tomi et ses amis poilus, Nadine Robert has given us, once again, a very charming book... With the bright colors she uses, Kanae Sato illuminates the story by giving it candor and a touch of mystery. - Mélissa Boudreault, Bric a Brac Bookstore

Rights Holder

Rights Holder: Comme des géants



rights sold: China

rights available: World

Additional Information

age range: 2+ years

publication date: 05/21/2019

Original language of pub: french

Materials Available: finished book