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The camel caravan in the Parrot and the Merchant

A gallery of Marjan Vafaian’s beautiful illustrations

Edinburgh International Book Festival is the place, and two of Tiny Owl’s most talented author/illustrators, Nahid Kazemi and Marjan Vafaian (Vafaeian) are attending. If you are in Edinburgh on 27th and 28th of August, get your tickets and don’t miss out! See this blog post to find out about the subjects and their schedules at the […]

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An illustration from The Little Black Fish

The Little Black Fish back in stock soon!

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 […]

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A Rainbow in My Pocket

Tiny Owl’s summer reading list

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 […]

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Change despair to hope

Change despair to hope

  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 […]

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There are picture books for everyone out there!

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 […]

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New edition of The Little Black Fish

The Little Black Fish; a beautiful book with strong messages

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 […]

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Nahid Kazemi

A gallery of Nahid Kazemi’s beautiful illustrations

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 […]

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