Recently, BBC Persian aired a short programme about Tiny Owl books. Here you can see the English version of the report.
Popular Little Black Fish, by Samad Behrangi and illustrated by the Hans Christian Andersen Award winner, Farshid Mesghali, will be back in stock soon. The first edition of The Little Black Fish is out of stock. We have been informed that new stock is arriving by the second week in July. Meanwhile you can buy […]
Summer has begun. Days are long and our children need to have quality plans. Children need entertainment, to play, to learn, and most important of all for them is to read. Reading is most important, it is most beneficial to learn it as early as possible. We would encourage parents to read for their children […]
When all the world was dark, the child took a yellow crayon to give light to the world. -Based on When I Coloured in the World It has been an unsettling time after Brexit for some of us. Sita Brahmachari wrote in the Guardian that children have become anxious about the the consequences of […]
We have had the pleasure of reading a lovely review of ‘Will and Nill’ sent to us by Nikan Ar. He is 15 and he is a student in London. The review is very well written and is inspiring to say the least. Thank you Nikan! Will and Nill is a very beautiful picture book […]
We have been asking children’s writers, illustrators, lecturers and journalists: ‘Are picture books for children, or adults can enjoy them just as much?’ Below you will find the last answers of our survey. To see a summary of the results of this survey please click here: Catherine Friess: There’s a picture book for everybody out […]
It’s Samad Behrangi‘s birthday. To remember him on this day, read this review of the masterpiece of his life, The Little Black Fish, by Anne Harding in Armadillo. This is a beautiful and compelling book with strong and important allegorical messages. Written in the 60s by noted Iranian social critic, teacher and author Samad Behrangi, it […]
Edinburgh International Book Festival is the place, and two of Tiny Owl’s most talented author/illustrators, Nahid Kazemi and Marjan Vafaian are attending. If you are in Edinburgh on 27th and 28th of August, get your tickets and don’t miss out! Below you will find a short introduction about Nahid Kazemi: See this blog post to find out […]
Bijan & Manije is our next thrilling title, published in August. It is an adaptation of an ancient epic poetry from 10th century Persia. This is especially exciting, as it modernises the ancient texts for children; one of the original audiences of the epics! Epic poetry is one of the most well-known forms of […]
Watch a nice documentary about our books on BBC Persian. To visit our bookstore please click here.