News & Reviews

Creation of a cultural bridge

Azita Rassi, the translator of our first eight books, had recently been interviewed by Shahrvand magazine (link) in Persian. Below you will find the English translation of her interview.  Let us start our conversation with The Little Black Fish, a book by Samad Behrangi with which several generations of Iranian families have grown up. I […]

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Attendance at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

  Very pleased to announce that Anahita Teymorian, the author and illustrator of two of our published books, and Ali Seidabadi, our Persian language editor, are invited to Edinburgh International Book Festival next August. We will update you by their news. For more information visit: https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/ Buy Anahita Teymorian books via here and here.  

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The Clever Mouse as reviewed by Books for Keeps

This translated Iranian folk tale is rather old fashioned in layout, with richly coloured illustration on one side of a double page and text set on an opposing white page. It’s a fable about Mr Koochi, an ordinary, hard working and eminently deserving mouse (very much like the voter all the parties were pitching for […]

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