Menu Close

The artistic techniques create a unique reading experience – Books for Keeps

Elements of visual representation includes consideration of diversity  Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Buy Under the Great Plum Tree In their latest feature in Books for Keeps, Darren Chetty and Karen Sands-O’Connor examine the representation of black, Asian and minority ethnic voices in children’s books nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal, including Ehsan Abdollahi’s emotive illustrations in The Secret of the Tattered Shoes, and Reza Dalvand’s highly intricate illustrations in Under the Great Plum Tree.…

Share

The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is recommended as a reimagined fairy tale for the modern reader!

A truly magical retelling! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes We’re delighted that Jo Cummins from Library Girl & Book Boy has featured The Secret of the Tattered Shoes as part of their recommendations for collections of reimagined fairy tales for a more modern era! Read what Jo had to say below. This is a truly magical re-telling of the Brothers Grimm’s ‘The Twelve Dancing Princesses.’ Retold by Jackie Morris with strikingly intricate illustrations…

Share

Fantastic Jackie Morris is the latest artist to contribute rewards to #TinyOwlCrowdfund!

Get your hands on Jackie Morris’s stunning prints! Make a donation today! We’ve added more brilliant rewards for you to get your hands on… Introducing these stunning ink otters painted by the wonderful artist Jackie Morris. Jackie’s very kindly donated these gorgeous otter luggage tag labels, using sumi ink, to our #TinyOwlCrowdfund! Read her blog below. Last year I published a book with an amazing publisher called Tiny Owl. The Secret of the Tattered Shoes…

Share

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…

Share

Yippee! The Secret of the Tattered Shoes & Under the Great Plum Tree are nominated for CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021!

Two Tiny Owl books nominated for the 2021 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Buy Under the Great Plum Tree   We are utterly delighted to announce that The Secret of the Tattered Shoes and Under the Great Plum Tree have been nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021! Ehsan Abdollahi is nominated for The Secret of the Tattered Shoes, written by Jackie Morris. Ehsan Abdollahi has created stunning…

Share