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Grobblechops perfectly handles children’s fears – Children’s Books Ireland

Elizabeth Laird has an insightful perspective of a child’s understanding! Buy Grobblechops Children’s Books Ireland have written this fantastic and thoughtful review of Grobblechops! Read what Alan O’Rourke had to say below!   Amir is worried about a monster under the bed. His dad can’t help him because the Monster might bring his own dad. His mum might fight him off, but what if the monster’s mum shows up? A modern retelling of a tale…

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Grobblechops is truly special and unique – Reading Pebbles

Grobblechops will resonate with all ages – Reading Pebbles Buy Grobblechops   Blogger Reading Pebbles has written this fab review of Grobblechops! Read it below.   Grobblechops is a retelling of a poem by Rumi, a renowned poet and philosopher who lived in ancient Persia. This is one of several of his poems which have been translated by the publishers Tiny Owl, and brought to life in engaging and thoughtful picture books for a new…

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The Parrot and the Merchant is an enchanting story!

Buy The Parrot and the Merchant  Read a wonderful review of The Parrot and the Merchant by Louise Gahan for Reading Zone: The Parrot and the Merchant is a story based on a thirteenth century fable about a merchant who trades goods between Persia and India. However, the merchant this time takes shape as a woman Mah Jahan, who is depicted as a strong, self determined figure adorned with beautiful and exquisitely designed dresses. Interesting then…

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The Lion Tattoo: a welcome fable from Rumi – Books for Keeps

Buy The Lion Tattoo  Read a fab review of The Lion Tattoo by Books for Keeps: In this small format picture book for older readers a young man decides he wants a lion tattoo on his shoulder. He saunters to the tattooist full of bravado. But when she begins her work and he feels the pain of the needle, the young man suddenly decides that his lion does not need a tail, a mane or even a stomach.…

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Introducing our series Tales by Rumi!

Buy The Parrot and the Merchant Buy The Lion Tattoo Buy The Jackal Who Thought He Was a Peacock Buy Grobblechops Introducing our new book series Tales by Rumi! Rumi was a theologian, philosopher, jurist, and Sufi mystic, but most of all he’s remembered as one of the world’s greatest poets. Our series #TalesByRumi aims to bring his ancient wisdom to the new generation and gives them an insight into his philosophy. It’s based on…

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