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Librarian Laura reads Cinderella of the Nile!

Read along with Laura! Buy Cinderella of the Nile Join the wonderful Laura from Tower Hamlets School Library Service for a fantastic reading of Cinderella of the Nile, by Beverely Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian! The Telegraph calls Cinderella of the Nile a story of triumph over adversity Cinderella of the Nile featured in The Wall Street Journal Read a review by Publishers Weekly: Cinderella of the Nile is richly hued and intricately detailed! Carnegie and Kate Greenaway chooses Cinderella of the Nile and…

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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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Marjan’s illustrations in Cinderella of the Nile are brilliant – Margrete Lamond

Marjan uses biro pens to create her illustrations! Buy Cinderella of the Nile We’re delighted with this thoughtful Instagram review of Marjan Vafaeian’s illustrations from Cinderella of the Nile! Have a look at Margrete Lamond’s review below. View this post on Instagram Playing with perspective … I have written a blog (remember I mentioned I might?) about three alternatives to linear perspective, with three historical precedents and three contemporary practitioners. Tap the link in my…

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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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