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Introducing the ‘One Story, Many Voices’ series

Pre-order Cinderella of the Nile In this fantastic article by our publisher Delaram Ghanimifard, which was featured in iBbY link, Delaram discusses her own childhood listening to fairy tales from her grandma as well as the upcoming fairy tales we’ll be publishing in our new ‘One Story, Many Voices’ series. Read it below: I grew up in Tehran in the 1980s during the Iran–Iraq war. It was a scary time but I always remember the safety I…

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Cinderella of the Nile

Cinderella of the Nile

Cinderella of the Nile UK only £7.99 (paperback)   £12.99 (hardback) Only one copy left PRODUCT INFO Cinderella of the Nile is an Egyptian version of Cinderella is lovingly retold by the award-winning author Beverley Naidoo with vibrant and intricate illustrations by Marjan Vafaeian. This earliest known version of Cinderella is brought to life for the modern-day reader. Rhodopis is a Greek girl who is sold into slavery by bandits and taken to Egypt. Along…

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Cinderella of the Nile selected as One to Watch by The Bookseller

Pre-order Cinderella of the Nile  We were thrilled to find out that The Bookseller has featured our upcoming  book, Cinderella of the Nile, as this month’s ‘Ones to Watch’. The list which features other books from across genres, put Cinderella of the Nile as the picture book to watch. Cinderella of the Nile is a retelling of the earliest known version of the Cinderella story by award-winning South-African author Beverley Naidoo. A Greek girl called Rhodopis is abducted…

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A Bottle of Happiness among the best books of 2017… twice!

Buy A Bottle of Happiness Superb news: A Bottle of Happiness has been listed among CLPE’s Staff Picks of the best books of 2017! CLPE, the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education, is a charity working with everyone involved in teaching literacy in primary schools. Its staff – and their children – have made a list of their 2017 favourites. Ann Lazim had this to say about A Bottle of Happiness: “When Iranian illustrator Ehsan Abdollahi was refused a…

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Four Tiny Owl authors & illustrators nominated for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award!

Superb news: four Tiny Owl authors and illustrators have been nominated for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award! 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. It is awarded to…

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