- The title meaning “It’s a banana.”
- Written by Makoto Kawabata
- Illustrated by Makoto Kawabata
- Published by Bunka Publishing Bureau
- Published in 1984
- Original language: “バナナです”
In this book, all sentences are “Banana desu.” except for the last page. The bananas are illustrated in various ways, some are with children’s favorite animals. After continuous reading of this picture book, your child will come to love bananas, and probably books as well.