The Snowman and the Sun as reviewed by Dolphin Book Blog: It is a delightful story about a snowman and his journey. You may think that a snowman stays firmly put on the ground. But in fact in this story the sun warms him and first of all he melts and then he evaporates and […]
David Almond is one of the best and most prominent authors in the world and of course in the UK. He has a remarkable role to improve the quality of writing for children. Many authors of the younger generation have been inspired by him. Thankfully he is a big fan of translated books, and therefore […]
The Guardian has displayed a marvelous gallery of Tiny Owl books along with brilliant introduction by the prominent writer David Almond. Don’t miss it.
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 […]