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Cinderella of the Nile is woven with hopeful words – Reading Zone

Buy Cinderella of the Nile  Read a wonderful review of Cinderella of the Nile by Kiran Satti for Reading Zone: This is an eclectic mix of fairy tale and folklore. The reader, or explorer of a new world, follows Rhodopis on her journey. It is a story woven with golden threads of hopeful words from characters who hold wisdom, courage and kindness – traits which enhance Rhodopis’ beauty. Her kind actions radiate a pure and…

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The power of kindness and love shine through in Cinderella of the Nile

Cinderella of the Nile was picked for Perfect Picture Book Friday Buy Cinderella of the Nile  It was so wonderful to see Cinderella of the Nile included as a Perfect Picture Book Friday (PPBF) by Patricia Nozell in Wander, Ponder, Write. Read the lovely review here: Title: Cinderella of the Nile  Written by: Beverley Naidoo Illustrated by: Marjan Vafaeian Publisher/date: Tiny Owl Publishing/2018 Suitable for ages: 4-8 or older Themes/Topics: fairy tale; #ReadYourWorld; #OneStoryManyVoices; kindness; love Opening: Long, long ago…

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Working with Tiny Owl has been a wonderful experience – Beverley Naidoo

An interview with author Beverley Naidoo, by Annie Everall for Carousel magazine Buy Cinderella of the Nile Carousel magazine, a guide to the best children’s books around, had an amazing interview with author Beverley Naidoo! They discussed her upbringing in South Africa, the books that inspired her, and her book Cinderella of the Nile. Read it below! Beverley Naidoo’s background is a fascinating one. Growing up in South Africa she went to a Catholic convent school…

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Cinderella of the Nile transports us to another world!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile Read a wonderful review of Cinderella of the Nile, awarding it 4 stars, by Ferelith Hordon for Books for Keeps! The Cinderella story can be found all around the world, often appearing in surprising places. Here Beverley Naidoo looks to Egypt, adapting a story told by Herodotus and bringing in familiar fairytale elements – a bird that is instrumental in bringing “Cinderella” and her prince together, three sisters, not ugly but jealous. This…

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Five books on courage and kindness for kids chosen by Beverley Naidoo

  Buy Cinderella of the Nile Read this lovely interview with Beverley Naidoo, author of Cinderella of the Nile, by Zoe Greaves for Five Books. Beverley recommends the best books on courage and kindness for kids. Check it out below: Fairy tales and stories of courage and survival can help children understand that although there are injustices in the world there are ways in which they can make a difference – however small. The award-winning author Beverley Naidoo…

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