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Find joy and inspiration in The Secret of the Tattered Shoes – LovemybooksUK

The elements of magic are so fun Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes We’re absolutely delighted with this special feature on The Secret of the Tattered Shoes over on LovemybooksUK! It’s so lovely to hear about how Larra was inspired to design her own dresses! Have a read below. Divya tells us how this beautiful picturebook captured her daughter Larra’s imagination: ‘The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is a wonderful and beautifully illustrated book.…

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A compassionate retelling of a difficult fairytale – Books For Our Children

It’s the twist at the end that perfects this book  Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes We’re delighted with this brilliant review of The Secret of the Tattered Shoes from Books For Our Children! Have a read. I first noticed this book because of its exquisite artwork. Ehsan Abdollahi’s art is rich, lush, with almost touchable texture, made with a mixture of paper dolls and collage (more here), giving a haunting, magical quality to…

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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.…

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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…

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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…

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