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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is on the Evanston Public Library’s 101 Great Books for Kids List of 2020!

Evanston Public Library celebrates The Secret of the Tattered Shoes! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Hurrah! We’re thrilled that The Secret of the Tattered Shoes has been featured as part of the Evanston Public Library’s 101 Great Books for Kids List for 2020! Jackie Morris and Ehsan Abdollahi’s mysterious tale was one of six books featured in the folk and fairy tales section! Read what they had to say below. Evanston Public Library…

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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes has a supreme and surprising twist!

A fairy tale for a new generation – MinervaReads Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes We love this lovely review of The Secret of the Tattered Shoes from MinervaReads! Read it below.   A completely different take on the traditional fairy tale of The Twelve Dancing Princesses is illustrated with great intricacy in this slightly melancholic version. Morris plays with themes of love and redemption in her poetic retelling, her soldier ‘a hollow shadow of a…

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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is fresh and beautiful – Book Bairn

Discover the power of a magical fairy tale! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes  We’re delighted with this wonderful review of The Secret of the Tattered Shoes from Instagram book reviewer Book Bairn! Have a look! View this post on Instagram This fresh interpretation of the Brothers Grimm tale of the twelve princesses is a beautiful depiction of the power of a magical fairy tale. It tells the story of the twelves princesses who…

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Cinderella of the Nile is intricately detailed – Publishers Weekly

Richly hued and detailed illustrations – Publishers Weekly  Buy Cinderella of the Nile  We are thrilled with this Publishers Weekly review of Cinderella of the Nile! Read it below!   The ancient Mediterranean slave trade drives the plot of this 2,000-year-old legend retold by Naidoo. A girl named Rhodopis (Greek for “rosy-cheeked”) is celebrated for her beauty, but pirates know that “a girl like this could be sold for a fat bag of silver coins.” Like…

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BookTrust love The Secret of the Tattered Shoes!

Breathtaking illustrations run alongside this fairytale retelling!  Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes  It’s always wonderful to have our books reviewed by BookTrust. They have written a fantastic review of The Secret of the Tattered Shoes! Written by Jackie Morris and beautifully illustrated by Ehsan Abdollahi, The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is the latest book in our One Story, Many Voices series. Read the BookTrust review below!   A weary soldier meets a woman in…

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