Menu Close

The Drum is a powerful celebration for all ages – Research Rich Pedagogies

Buy The Drum We are so happy to see The Drum reviewed in Research Rich Pedagogies‘ Top Texts for September! Ken Wilson-Max’s picture book lets babies and up experience the joy of rhythm and music. It is the first book in our Children. Music. Life. series, which explores musical instruments from around the world. Read the fantastic review below! As soon as we see the front cover of The Drum, there is no doubt about what we are in…

Share

The Drum longlisted for 2019 UKLA Book Awards!

Buy The Drum We are so excited to hear that The Drum has been longlisted for the prestigious UKLA Book Awards 2019, in the 3-6 years category! The UKLA Book Awards celebrate children’s books, and are judged by teachers! They select the books that they think are the best to share with their pupils, to inspire interaction and wider discussion! The Drum is a fun picture book filled with song, rhythm and dance, which encourages children to clap…

Share

Carnegie and Kate Greenaway chooses Tiny Owl Books to promote diversity!

Buy Cinderella of The Nile Buy The Drum We are thrilled to see two of our books mentioned by CILIP as part of their selection of diverse and inclusive books! Following the results of the Reflecting Realities report published by CLPE, which showed that only 1% of children’s books published in 2017 featured a BAME protagonist, CILIP is seeking to increase the profile of diverse books. A diversity review of the Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Awards took…

Share

The Drum is bright and full of movement – John Newman

Buy The Drum Read a wonderful review of The Drum by John Newman, written for The School Librarian, the journal of The School Library Association. They recommend the book for children aged 8 years and younger. Tiny Owl is a developing independent company who began their publishing life bringing to our attention a beautiful range of picture books by Iranian authors and illustrators. They have gone on to widen their list in an exciting and important way by…

Share

Every child should have the right to play!

Playday 2018 celebrates the importance of play in children’s lives By Simran Divatia Some of my fondest memories come from running around with my friends as a child, imagining wild adventures, solving incredible mysteries and saving the world, and all in time to get home for tea! I have a vivid recollection of being 9 years old, marveling at how a big tree by the river seemed to have grown perfectly to hold onto as we…

Share