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Three Tiny Owl authors are nominated for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2021!

Woohoo! There Tiny Owl illustrators are nominated! Buy Cinderella of the Nile Buy The Drum & The Flute Buy Alive Again The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award is the largest and most prestigious award for children’s and young adult literature in the world. It ‘rewards artistic activity of the very highest quality’, and gives recognition to literature from anywhere in the world that continues the author Astrid Lindgren’s lifelong campaign to promote peace, democracy and cooperation.…

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Hooray! Two Tiny Owl Books nominated for Kate Greenaway Awards!

Buy Quill Soup  Buy The Phoenix of Persia  We are beyond delighted to announce that two of our illustrators have been nominated for the prestigious Kate Greenaway Children’s Book Awards! Dale Blankenaar was nominated for Quill Soup, written by Alan Durant. Quill Soup is an African retelling, based on the traditional ‘stone soup’ fable. The bold, captivating illustrations are inspired by the wood sculpture of western Africa and the costumes and masks of the BWA…

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There’s Room for Everyone longlisted for Derby Children’s Picture Book Award!

Buy There’s Room for Everyone We’re delighted to say that our beautiful picture book There’s Room for Everyone by Anahita Teymorian has been longlisted for the Derby Children’s Picture Book Award! Derby Book Festival have launched the award to celebrate picture books that children can relate to and in which the diversity and challenges of modern life are represented. Nine books have been selected for the shortlist by teachers in Derby. Children in six schools will then read…

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Author of Will & Nill nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award!

Buy Will & Nill We’re delighted that Tiny Owl author Farhad Hasanzadeh has been nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award 2020! Farhad is the author of our book Will & Nill. Last year, he was included in the shortlist of just five brilliant authors from around the world. This highly prestigious award is often known as the Nobel Prize for children’s authors. The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) in Basel, Switzerland presents the…

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