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Illustrators Authors Book blogs Organisations Professionals   Lucy Farfort Lucy is a freelance illustrator based in Newcastle. Of mixed Caribbean/English heritage, Lucy is passionate about the need for more diversity in children’s publishing. Lucy’s illustrations are created using a mix of traditional and digital media – generally watercolour paintings, enhanced with PhotoShop brushes and found textures. Visit Lucy’s website   Kate Alizadeh Kate is a freelance illustrator and hand-letterer, with a BA (Hons) in Illustration…


Donate Tiny Owl books this Christmas!

Donate books this holiday season This holiday season, Tiny Owl have partnered with the wonderful reading charity Doorstep Library to get more books into the hands of children who need them and promote reading for pleasure. Buy a book from this page and we’ll send it directly to Doorstep Library. You can donate as many books as you’d like. Doorstep Library is a literacy charity that believes in the power of words to take children…


Tiny Owl’s Story

  Tiny Owl started in 2015. Co-founders Delaram Ghanimifard and her husband moved to the UK in 2010. At that time their younger son Nikan was nine years old and just starting to learn to read and write in English. Delaram looked for books for him to read, but there were very few that showed characters who looked like him or reflected his culture. Having worked in the publishing industry, they decided to start publishing…