We knew Jackie Morris as a prominent figure in the field of children’s books illustrations. She stands out as an artist. It has hardly fair to go by without saying that a good number of children -and their parents – grow up with fond memories of her illustrations in the books they have read. She […]
Read Jill Bennet’s recent review of Tahmineh’s Beautiful Bird Here. You can order this book from here. Read Turkish newspaper Today’s Zaman’s review here. Learn more about The Qashqai trib here and here. An introduction about Parviz Kalantari here.
A short introduction of The Parrot and the Merchant by Rumi, illustrated by Marjan Vafaiean in Carousel magazine, Autumn issue 2015. You can order this book via here. Tiny Owl’s bookstore: link
Read Jill Bennet’s review of The Snowman and the Sun here. Her writing is amazing. You can order this book from here.
Written by Mateen Arghandehpour. Mateen was in charge of reading at the event who did perfectly and children loved it. We gathered our books, revised our plans once more between ourselves and moved out and towards the library. Every one of us seemed to feel a slight tingle of nervousness; though it was easily concealed […]
Congratulations to Unayssah and Yousef, the winners of today’s colour-in competition at Pimlico library.
The Turkish newspaper Today’s Zaman has published an article about Tahmineh’s Beautiful Bird, considering it as an artistic piece, not just for children. This simple story is full of allegory: Man’s desire to capture a beautiful bird and keep it for his own use and pleasure is used as a metaphor for one people group […]
The Parrot and the Merchant by Rumi, and The Snowman and the sun, from Tiny Owl’s latest publications will be presented and read to children under 7, followed by a crafts session inspired by the books. Time: 31.10.21015 At: Pimlico Library. Lupus Street, London SW1V 3EY Attendence free
Very happy to see this piece in The Guardian by one of the readers, chosen A Bird Like Himself for their children Cian and Reily and described it great. Here is the text and their lovely photo: One of Cian’s favourite words at the moment is “birdy” so this book looked promising. Reilly enjoyed hearing […]
What’s your favourite part about the festive period? It may seem far away but once Halloween passes us by, Christmas will be just around the corner. No doubt the food is amazing, and the television some might think, but also one of the most precious moments we get throughout December is having the time to […]