Aki, whose real name is Delphine Mach, has been writing and illustrating since 2008. When she is not illustrating, Aki maintains a culinary blog (The 3 Sisters) that she shares with her sisters (who are equally passionate about cooking).
In a story with echoes of Madeline, 16 girls see what the seasons have to offer, weatherwise and otherwise. . . it's clear they are independent, intrepid explorers --Publishers Weekly on The Weather Girls A breezy seasonal storytime choice . . . the art carries most of the weight--and does so delightfully. --Kirkus Reviews on The Weather Girls a visually engaging introduction to the seasons --Booklist on The Weather Girls simple and colorful cartoon drawings make each page lively and interesting . . . reminiscent of Ludwig Bemelmans's Madeline --School Library Journal on The Weather Girls