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Marjan’s illustrations in Cinderella of the Nile are brilliant – Margrete Lamond

Marjan uses biro pens to create her illustrations! Buy Cinderella of the Nile We’re delighted with this thoughtful Instagram review of Marjan Vafaeian’s illustrations from Cinderella of the Nile! Have a look at Margrete Lamond’s review below. View this post on Instagram Playing with perspective … I have written a blog (remember I mentioned I might?) about three alternatives to linear perspective, with three historical precedents and three contemporary practitioners. Tap the link in my…

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Teacher Mrs MJ reads The Parrot and the Merchant!

Buy The Parrot and the Merchant As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s share…

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Teacher Aidan Severs reads Cinderella of the Nile!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s share the…

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Celebrate Mother’s Day with the perfect gift!

Here’s to family! Visit our bookstore On Sunday 22nd March, all across the UK, a lot of us will be celebrating our mothers. It can be a special day for children and parents to enjoy together. But we also see this day as a chance to celebrate the entire family – big or small, parents, grandparents or carers! What better way to celebrate a loved one than with some beautiful gift books? We have a…

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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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