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Teacher Aidan Severs reads Cinderella of the Nile!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile 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…

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Cinderella of the Nile is intricately detailed – Publishers Weekly

Richly hued and detailed illustrations – Publishers Weekly  Buy Cinderella of the Nile  We are thrilled with this Publishers Weekly review of Cinderella of the Nile! Read it below!   The ancient Mediterranean slave trade drives the plot of this 2,000-year-old legend retold by Naidoo. A girl named Rhodopis (Greek for “rosy-cheeked”) is celebrated for her beauty, but pirates know that “a girl like this could be sold for a fat bag of silver coins.” Like…

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Eagle Primary School pick The Secret of the Tattered Shoes as Book of the Month!

Abdollahi’s artwork is something beautiful and a little different! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes  We’re thrilled that Eagle Primary School have featured The Secret of the Tattered Shoes as Book of the Month for KS1 in their Reading Newsletter! It’s always so wonderful to hear when schools have enjoyed our books! Read their review below! MR WATSON SAYS: I was lucky enough to read this book before release and I loved it. It is…

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Cinderella of the Nile will lead to thought-provoking discussions – Patricia Nozell

The colorfully rich illustrations complete the retelling  Buy Cinderella of the Nile  We love this great review of Cinderella of the Nile from book blogger Patricia Nozell! Read her review below.   Like many other young and not-so-young readers, I love fairy tales. I especially love seeing how versions differ across regions and eras, even as the story themes remain the same. In Cinderella of the Nile, I found several aspects of the storyline that differed…

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BookTrust love The Secret of the Tattered Shoes!

Breathtaking illustrations run alongside this fairytale retelling!  Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes  It’s always wonderful to have our books reviewed by BookTrust. They have written a fantastic review of The Secret of the Tattered Shoes! Written by Jackie Morris and beautifully illustrated by Ehsan Abdollahi, The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is the latest book in our One Story, Many Voices series. Read the BookTrust review below!   A weary soldier meets a woman in…

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