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Tiny Owl is flying to the US!

Buy The Little Black Fish Buy Cinderella of the Nile Buy When I Coloured in the World Buy The Parrot and the Merchant Tiny Owl is flying to the United States! Publisher Delaram Ghanimifard explains how the company started, and its mission to create beautiful, inclusive picture books for everyone. Discover Tiny Owl’s first books to be published in the U.S.: The Little Black Fish, Cinderella of the Nile, When I Coloured in the World,…

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Children are totally drawn into performances of The Little Black Fish

An interview with Gillian Hipp, director of the theatrical adaptation of The Little Black Fish Buy The Little Black Fish Educator and movement practitioner Gillian Hipp adapted our classic Iranian picture book The Little Black Fish into a puppet show for Hay Festival! We had an interview with her about the show’s amazing revival. Read it below! Why did you choose The Little Black Fish to adapt into a show? The Hay Festival asked us…

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Two books to get kids reading globally!

Buy When I Coloured in the World Buy The Little Black Fish As part of their series promoting books from around the world, Devon A. Corneal for Brightly chose her top 10 books to introduce kids and teens to the history and culture of Iran. She chose When I Coloured in the World and The Little Black Fish. Read her fab reviews below! My first exposure to Iranian culture was the delicious tahdig my friend’s mother would make…

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The Little Black Fish is food for thought!

Buy The Little Black Fish Oxford Brookes student Ellie Labbett loved The Little Black Fish! She had some fascinating insights into the underlying themes behind this seemingly simple tale. She wrote a wonderful review on Goodreads. Read it below! A story about breaking free and thinking differently to those around you. The Little Black Fish wishes to see sights beyond the constraints of the stream, and dares to contemplate a life that goes further the…

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Beloved children’s story The Little Black Fish celebrates 50th birthday!

Buy The Little Black Fish 2018 is a very special year for a very special little fish! It marks the 50th year of the classic Iranian children’s book, The Little Black Fish! Written by the late Samad Behrangi, and illustrated Hans Christian Andersen Award winner Farshid Mesghali, this is a well loved story, that encourages readers to be bold and brave! Initially, it was banned in pre-revolutionary Iran, due to its daring message. It shares a message…

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