Aiko Ikegami

Aiko was born in Tokyo, Japan. Since a young age she has loved drawing, painting, and creating stories. At the age of 6 she has started learning oil painting. In 1993 she came to the United States where she has studied psychology at Arizona State University. She continued her education at the University of Texas at Austin. After receiving a Ph.D in Pharmacology and working as a neuropharmacologist, she has decided to make picture books. Aiko is living in Ohio with her dog and cat. Learn more about Aiko and her work at


Hello Cover Image
By Aiko Ikegami, Aiko Ikegami (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781939547583
Availability: Usually in Stock
Published: Creston Books - October 1st, 2019

Why Worry? Cover Image
By Eric A. Kimmel, Aiko Ikegami (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781513262000
Availability: Usually in Stock
Published: West Margin Press - May 7th, 2019

Seed Man Cover Image
ISBN: 9781585363797
Availability: Usually in Stock
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - March 15th, 2018

Friends Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807525500
Availability: Special Order - Potentially 2 Weeks or More
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2016