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Under the Great Plum Tree in ‘Best Children’s Books of the Year 2021’!

Under the Great Plum Tree has been named one of the best children’s books of 2021 for under fives by Bank Street College of Education!   Buy Under the Great Plum Tree   We are thrilled to see Under the Great Plum Tree on Bank Street College‘s list of the Best Books of the Year 2021 for under 5s. In choosing books for the annual list, committee members consider literary quality and excellence of presentation…

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Beautifully retold! – newhamwordfest

Under the Great Plum Tree is a retelling of an Indian animal fable about an unlikely friendship between a Monkey and a Crocodile.   Buy Under the Great Plum Tree.   We loved this short but sweet review of Under the Great Plum Tree by Sufiya Ahmed and Reza Dalvand from newhamwordfest! Check it out below!       View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Newham Word Festival (@newhamwordfest)   Read…

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Watch Sufyia Ahmed Reading Under the Great Plum Tree!

Buy Under the Great Plum Tree   We love this reading of Under the Great Plum Tree by author Sufiya Ahmed! A wonderful retelling of an Indian tale about a monkey with a heart of gold, and her unlikely friendship with a crocodile!   Many thanks to Newham Word Festival for creating and carrying out the event where the reading took place in June 2021! Also for producing this fantastic video! Check it out below!…

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Storyteller Christine reads Under the Great Plum Tree!

Read along with Christine the storyteller! Buy Under the Great Plum Tree Join wonderful storyteller Christine for a very special reading of Under the Great Plum Tree, written by Sufiya Ahmed, and illustrated by Reza Dalvand! Read more: Yippee! Under the Great Plum Tree is nominated for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2021! Read more: Under the Great Plum Tree longlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2021! Read more: Under the Great Plum Tree is a USBBY Outstanding International Book!…

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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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