Menu Close

Sue McGonigle (Lovemybooks) reads Quill Soup!

Buy Quill Soup  As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s share the magic of…

Share

Teacher Kiran Sunray reads Quill Soup!

Buy Quill Soup – Order now, pay later As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home.…

Share

Quill Soup is longlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2020!

Quill Soup is our first book to be longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal!  Buy Quill Soup  We are utterly delighted to announce that the vibrant and energetic Quill Soup has been longlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2020! Quill Soup is the first of our books to be longlisted for this prestigious award. We are so very proud of illustrator Dale Blankenaar and author Alan Durant, the creators behind this gorgeous tale. What…

Share

Quill Soup is all about sharing and welcoming – The English Association

Well worth its place on a classroom shelf! Buy Quill Soup  The English Association have shared this wonderful review of Quill Soup! Read what Elizabeth Broad had to say below: This is the third of Tiny Owl’s ‘One Story, Many Voices’ series, which sets out to tell different versions of well-known stories, pairing writers and illustrators from different cultural backgrounds to great effect.  Quill Soup is the African version of the perhaps better-known Stone Soup.  In this version,…

Share

The Sunday Times say Quill Soup is one to watch out for!

Buy Quill Soup    We’re absolutely thrilled that The Sunday Times have featured Quill Soup as one to ‘Watch Out For!’ Read what they had to say below! In an engaging variation on the traditional tale of stone soup, Porcupine, a newcomer in the village, tricks the suspicious animal inhabitants into sharing, and teaches them generosity. Remarkable for its original illustrations, in primary colours, which look like textiles or wallpaper, incorporating the action into the…

Share