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Combining art and poetry helps ideas and language flow – Julie Douglas

Tiny Owl’s Children & Poetry campaign continues Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  Poetry can have a profound and almost magical effect on people. One line of a poem can transport us to somewhere else entirely. Writing and reading poetry can help children develop empathy skills, aid literacy, and is fun! With the launch of our latest poetry book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me we have started a campaign to explore ways that we can encourage…

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The poems danced off our tongues

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  Read a fantastic review of Thinker by Read It. Daddy: Here’s a fantastic poetry anthology that will really appeal to pooch lovers who can’t resist a shiny nose and wagging tail… Eloise Greenfield’s fabulous “Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me” with illustrations by Ehsan Abdollahi is a superb selection of poems written to engage young minds and get you thinking – just like Thinker does! Seven-year-old Jace and his puppy Thinker…

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Cinderella of the Nile out NOW!

  Buy Cinderella of the Nile  We’re so excited that our latest book Cinderella of the Nile is out TODAY! Cinderella of the Nile is written by Carnegie award-winning author Beverley Naidoo, and is illustrated by award-winning Iranian illustrator Marjan Vafaeian. It’s the first in our new One Story, Many Voices series, a series which explores well-known tales from around the world. Cinderella of the Nile is a beautiful retelling of the earliest-known version of Cinderella. In this tale a rosy-cheeked…

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Poems are child-sized! – Liz Brownlee

Tiny Owl’s Children & Poetry campaign continues Pre-order Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  Poetry can have a profound and almost magical effect on people. One line of a poem can transport us to somewhere else entirely. Writing and reading poetry can help children develop empathy skills, aid literacy, and is fun! With the launch of our latest poetry book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me we have started a campaign to explore ways that we can encourage…

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When writing, I hear the melodies and rhythms in my head- Eloise Greenfield

An interview with Eloise Greenfield Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me  Eloise Greenfield is the author of our latest poetry book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me. We talked to her about poetry, and Thinker. Read her response below:  Why do you think it is important for children to read poetry? I think it is important for children to read all forms of good literature, in order to acquire knowledge, develop the ability to use…

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