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The Phoenix of Persia is a boon for teachers! – Parents in Touch

Buy The Phoenix of Persia Parents in Touch have written a fab review of our ancient tale The Phoenix of Persia! Read it below! The story is based on the Shahnameh, an epic of world literature by Iranian poet Ferdowsi. In a busy marketplace in Iran, a traditional storyteller regales her audience with the tale of Prince Zal and the Simorgh. The Simorgh is a wise phoenix whose flapping wings disperse the seeds of life across…

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Rich in classroom potential, The Phoenix of Persia is FAB-U-LOUS! – Red Reading Hub

Buy The Phoenix of Persia Jill Bennett for fab children’s book blog Red Reading Hub has written an amazing review of Phoenix of Persia! Read it below! What better way to welcome the month of May than with this wonderful new book and music project from Tiny Owl, The Phoenix of Persia. The tale, told by acclaimed storyteller Sally Pomme Clayton is the second in the publisher’s One Story, Many Voices series. It’s based on a…

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Meet the author of The Phoenix of Persia!

Buy The Phoenix of Persia The magical Phoenix of Persia has taken flight! We spoke to it author, the amazing storyteller Sally Pomme Clayton, to get her insights into this beautiful picture book. Why should people pick up a copy of The Phoenix of Persia? The book is exquisitely beautiful. I am so proud of it! There is so much for a reader to enjoy. It has  lush and radiant illustrations that have been done using…

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Children and adults will be captivated by The Phoenix of Persia – teacher Louise Gahan

Buy The Phoenix of Persia Teacher Louise Gahan for Reading Zone has written a great review of The Phoenix of Persia! She gave it five stars! Read the review below! The Phoenix of Persia is based on a story from the Shahnameh, an Iranian poem and one of the great epics of world literature. It is a story reminiscent of Snow White where a King awaits the birth of his son, only to banish him…

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Hooray! The Phoenix of Persia is out today!

Buy The Phoenix of Persia We’re delighted to celebrate the book birthday of our biggest project of the year: The Phoenix of Persia! It’s been a long, incredible journey to create this exciting project and we can’t believe it’s finally here. We’ve worked with author Sally Pomme Clayton to retell a powerful ancient story from Iran, illustrated by Amin Hassanzadeh Sharif. Musicians and composers at City University worked hard to craft the original musical composition,…

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