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Chalk Eagle among top 10 wordless picture books!

Buy Chalk Eagle Wordless picture books like Chalk Eagle have an amazing ability to transcend language barriers! For World Kid Lit Month, translator and picture-book connoisseur Laura Taylor chose it as one of the 10 best wordless picture books from around the world! Read what she had to say below! Wordless picture books open up a world of discovery to readers, offering them an introduction to diverse illustrative styles and a multitude of stories. They…

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Chalk Eagle

Chalk Eagle £10.99 £7.99 UK only PRODUCT INFO Chalk Eagle is a wordless picture book about the power of imagination, bringing to life every child’s dream of soaring into the sky. A young boy living in the heart of a busy city spots an eagle swooping overhead, and dreams of what it would be like to fly away and soar over mountains and rivers. Using a little chalk he draws his own eagle – and…

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Little Eli: delightful, unconventional, desirable

Read a wonderful review of Little Eli by Books for Keeps:   Little Eli is a dragonfly. He is alone. Exploring his surroundings he comes across objects that open possibilities for him to be creative and build dreams. There is an almost dreamlike quality to Bellini’s delicate lines that captures both the gossamer fragility of the little dragonfly, the faded splendour of his surroundings, the nature of his dreams. But they are far from ephemeral;…

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Wordless books can cross borders and cultures without translation

Tiny Owl recently launched a campaign to celebrate the importance and beauty of wordless picture books. We wanted to investigate some intriguing questions – why are wordless picture books important? Do they fill a gap that books with words can’t fill? Are their messages more universal? Do they aid literacy? Or is it just that they’re so beautiful to look at? We contacted experts in all kinds of areas of the book industry, from authors and illustrators to booksellers…

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Wordless picture books are like a story hearth!

Tiny Owl recently launched a campaign to celebrate the importance and beauty of wordless picture books. We wanted to investigate some intriguing questions – why are wordless picture books important? Do they fill a gap that books with words can’t fill? Are their messages more universal? Do they aid literacy? Or is it just that they’re so beautiful to look at? We contacted experts in all kinds of areas of the book industry, from authors and illustrators to booksellers…

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