Tania read The Parrot and the Merchant

A day full of love, music, and colour

On Saturday 9 April 2016, we had a fantastic children’s book reading event at Belsize Park Community Library, one of the most gracious and welcoming libraries in North West London.   *See more photos of this event here.   The event consisted of a reading of two of our Persian children’s stories by Tania Khojasteh, […]


Picture books have to appeal to a double audience

Are picture books for children, or adults can enjoy them just as much? Read Nicolette Jones’s answer: Certainly adults can appreciate them just as much. It makes no more sense to say we grow out of illustration than that we grow out of fine art. In fact picturebooks in particular have to appeal to a […]


Tiny Owl’s Bestsellers in March

Our first bestseller in March was Jackal Who Thought He Was a Peacock based on a fable by Rumi, written by Fereshteh Sarlak and illustrated by Feeroozeh Golmohammadi. A summery of the book: The jackal has never been the same since he saw the peacocks. Now he looks at his grey and brown fur and […]


Our Children Are Learning!

Written by: K. Arghandehpour, a member of Tiny Owl Publishing’s editorial board Whenever I read or hear something from Donald Trump, I feel sick. I cannot imagine this man becoming the most powerful person in the world. A minute ago, I was listening to the CNN broadcasting his explanation of retweeting an unflattering picture of […]


Our books in charity Norouz Bazaar

A Persian event took place last weekend, 12 &13 March, at Asia House, Central London. The event was held in celebration of the Persian New Year called Norouz. The Persian New Year starts on 20 March, the first day of spring. It is an ancient tradition that is celebrated in all countries with Persian culture: […]