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The artistic techniques create a unique reading experience – Books for Keeps

Elements of visual representation includes consideration of diversity  Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Buy Under the Great Plum Tree In their latest feature in Books for Keeps, Darren Chetty and Karen Sands-O’Connor examine the representation of black, Asian and minority ethnic voices in children’s books nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal, including Ehsan Abdollahi’s emotive illustrations in The Secret of the Tattered Shoes, and Reza Dalvand’s highly intricate illustrations in Under the Great Plum Tree.…

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THREE Tiny Owl books are in School Library Journal’s round up of the best books of 2020!

Beautiful, vibrant stories to enjoy! Visit our bookstore We’re over the moon that THREE Tiny Owl books have been featured in School Library Journal’s round up of the best fairytales and folktales of 2020! These include The Phoenix of Persia, Quill Soup and The Secret of the Tattered Shoes – all from our One Story, Many Voices series, celebrating stories from all over the world. Read more below. The Phoenix of Persia A foundling prince…

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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is recommended as a reimagined fairy tale for the modern reader!

A truly magical retelling! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes We’re delighted that Jo Cummins from Library Girl & Book Boy has featured The Secret of the Tattered Shoes as part of their recommendations for collections of reimagined fairy tales for a more modern era! Read what Jo had to say below. This is a truly magical re-telling of the Brothers Grimm’s ‘The Twelve Dancing Princesses.’ Retold by Jackie Morris with strikingly intricate illustrations…

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The Secret of the Tattered Shoes is on the Evanston Public Library’s 101 Great Books for Kids List of 2020!

Evanston Public Library celebrates The Secret of the Tattered Shoes! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Hurrah! We’re thrilled that The Secret of the Tattered Shoes has been featured as part of the Evanston Public Library’s 101 Great Books for Kids List for 2020! Jackie Morris and Ehsan Abdollahi’s mysterious tale was one of six books featured in the folk and fairy tales section! Read what they had to say below. Evanston Public Library…

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Yippee! The Secret of the Tattered Shoes & Under the Great Plum Tree are nominated for CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021!

Two Tiny Owl books nominated for the 2021 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal! Buy The Secret of the Tattered Shoes Buy Under the Great Plum Tree   We are utterly delighted to announce that The Secret of the Tattered Shoes and Under the Great Plum Tree have been nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021! Ehsan Abdollahi is nominated for The Secret of the Tattered Shoes, written by Jackie Morris. Ehsan Abdollahi has created stunning…

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