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A timeless fable about love and freedom – Kidsreadtheworld

Part of our Tales by Rumi series, The Parrot and the Merchant is an enchanting fable exploring how hard it is to give something you love freedom   Buy The Parrot and the Merchant   We can’t get enough of these thoughful reviews of our books from kidsreadtheworld! Read their thoughts on The Parrot and the Merchant below!       View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Kids Read the World…

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Emma from Taunton Library reads The Parrot and the Merchant!

Read along with Taunton Library! Buy The Parrot and the Merchant Join wonderful librarian Emma, from Taunton Library, for a fantastic reading of The Parrot and the Merchant! Read David Almond’s words about this book in the Guardian. Link The Parrot and the Merchant is a USSBY Outstanding International Book! The Parrot and the Merchant features in School Library Journal’s list of best translated books of 2019! Looking back to the colours of Persian miniatures. A review for IBBY Link…

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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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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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The School Library Journal love The Parrot and the Merchant!

The Parrot and the Merchant is a strong, interesting fable! Buy The Parrot and the Merchant  The brilliant School Library Journal has written this great review of The Parrot and the Merchant as part of their list of the best 2019 fairytales, folktales, and religious tales! Read what Elizabeth Bird wrote below. If the title sounds familiar, that may be because this tale was adapted into a picture book around 2010 called The Secret Message by Mina…

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