Caillou often says "no," but sometimes he really means "yes." The "no stage" is the start of a child’s testing of independence and growing self-awareness. In these stories, children can grow alongside Caillou to navigate their way successfully through this key developmental experience of childhood.
Nicole Nadeau is a child psychiatrist and the consultant for many Caillou books and television shows. She is the author of Caillou: I'm Not Hungry! and Caillou Wakes Up at Night. Pierre Brinaud is the illustrator of Caillou: I Will Always Love You, Caillou: Just Like Daddy, Caillou Moves Around, and Caillou: Potty Time. They both live in Montreal, Quebec.