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The Little Black Fish

Children are totally drawn into performances of The Little Black Fish

An interview with Gillian Hipp, director of the theatrical adaptation of The Little Black Fish Buy The Little Black Fish Educator and movement practitioner Gillian Hipp adapted our classic Iranian picture book The Little Black Fish into a puppet show for Hay Festival! We had an interview with her about the show’s amazing revival. Read it below! Why did you choose The Little Black Fish to adapt into a show? The Hay Festival asked us…

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Author of Will & Nill nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award!

Buy Will & Nill We’re delighted that Tiny Owl author Farhad Hasanzadeh has been nominated for the Hans Christian Andersen Award 2020! Farhad is the author of our book Will & Nill. Last year, he was included in the shortlist of just five brilliant authors from around the world. This highly prestigious award is often known as the Nobel Prize for children’s authors. The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) in Basel, Switzerland presents the…

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There’s Room for Everyone oozes warmth and kindness! – Minerva Reads

Buy There’s Room for Everyone Minerva Reads chose There’s Room for Everyone for their round-up of the best picture books of Autumn 2018! This charming picture book has a powerful message! Read the fab review below! Teymorian uses her picture book to point out that although the library has enough space for all the books (she’s clearly never been in my house), and there’s enough room for all the stars in the sky, human beings…

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The Parrot and the Merchant is rich and haunting – Letterbox Library

Buy The Parrot and the Merchant We are so glad to see that Letterbox Library enjoyed The Parrot and the Merchant! Written by Ali Seidabadi with enchanting illustrations by Marjan Vafaeian, this beautiful story is part of our Tales by Rumi series. It was chosen for the 2018 Read For Empathy Collection, a selection of books that help children boost their empathy skills! Letterbox Library celebrates diverse and inclusive children’s books. Read their fab review below! A…

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Caged is full of beautiful, bright colours! – Laura Bellini

Buy Caged We love this review of Caged by illustrator Laura Bellini! Caged is a timeless story that celebrates freedom and the beauty of nature! Laura illustrated our beautiful wordless picture book Little Eli. Read her fab review below! This story by Duncan Annand celebrates the release of birds from a huge cage that humans are making for them. I feel emotionally close to this subject because it’s one that I like to express through my work as well!…

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