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White Plains Public Library is reading The Phoenix of Persia to celebrate Nowruz!

The Phoenix of Persia captures ancient Persia through amazing visuals, storytelling and music Buy The Phoenix of Persia We’re delighted that White Plains Public Library will be hosting a reading of The Phoenix of Persia as part of their Nowruz celebrations! Nowruz, or the Persian New Year, is an invocation of returning to the light. Read more about their thoughts on The Phoenix of Persia below. The Phoenix of Persia is a beautiful book that tells…

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Bromley Libraries reads The Elephant’s Umbrella!

Buy The Elephant’s Umbrella Join wonderful librarian Sharon, for a fantastic reading of The Elephant’s Umbrella by Laleh Jaffari and Ali Khodai! The Sunday Times: Watch out for the Elephant’s Umbrella! Link TWO Tiny Owl titles nominated for UK’s most prestigious children’s book award! Link A review by the English Association: a simple story with a heartwarming theme of generosity The Elephant’s Umbrella is all about kindness – Youth Services Book Review Visit our bookstore Download book posters Limited edition prints Subscribe to Tiny Owl…

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Librarian Laura reads Cinderella of the Nile!

Read along with Laura! Buy Cinderella of the Nile Join the wonderful Laura from Tower Hamlets School Library Service for a fantastic reading of Cinderella of the Nile, by Beverely Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian! The Telegraph calls Cinderella of the Nile a story of triumph over adversity Cinderella of the Nile featured in The Wall Street Journal Read a review by Publishers Weekly: Cinderella of the Nile is richly hued and intricately detailed! Carnegie and Kate Greenaway chooses Cinderella of the Nile and…

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Bromley Libraries reads Under the Great Plum Tree!

Read-along with Bromley Libraries! Buy Under the Great Plum Tree Join the wonderful Bromley Libraries, and librarian Jenny, for a fantastic reading of Under the Great Plum Tree, written by Sufiya Ahmed and illustrated by Reza Dalvand. Read more: Yippee! Under the Great Plum Tree is nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021! Read more: Under the Great Plum Tree longlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2021! The Sunday Times says Under the Great Plum Tree is One to Watch! A…

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Books change lives! – Annie Everall, director of Authors Aloud UK

Fab librarian Annie Everall chats to us during Libraries Week! Visit our bookstore To celebrate Libraries Week, we were lucky enough to chat to the wonderful Annie Everall! Annie is a qualified children’s librarian, having worked in library services for over 30 years, and was awarded an OBE for services for children’s books and libraries. She is a director for the wonderful Authors Aloud UK and is the UK representative on the Literacy & Reading…

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