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Sally Pomme Clayton

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Sally Pomme Clayton is a pioneering storyteller and writer. As a storyteller she loves to bring fairytales, fragments of forgotten myths, folktales and epics to new life. She has published more than ten children's books, most recently The King with Dirty feet (Otter- Barry Books 2018). Find out more at: www.sallypommeclayton.com

    Amin Hassanzadeh Sharif was born in Tehran in 1979 and is an award-winning illustrator whose work has been published worldwide. To illustrate The Phoenix of Persia , Amin has used his distinctive sgraffito technique (from the Italian word sgraffire which means `to scratch'), which involves scratching through a layer of still-wet paint to reveal what's underneath.

    19th March 2009

    Persephone: A Journey from Winter to Spring

    No flowers. No plants. No sunshine. When Hades carries Persephone down to the Underworld, her mother curses the Earth an... More

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    5th June 2014

    Greek Myths: Stories of Sun, Stone and Sea

    Atalanta, Medusa, Perseus, Pandora, Pegasus - the very names conjure up intriguing stories. These 10 amazing and enterta... More

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    9th October 2008

    Amazons!: Women Warriors of the World

    Are you an AMAZON? Have you got what it takes? Dare to dream! Listen to your heart! Get physical! The world needs more h... More

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    4th October 2012

    Greek Myths: Stories of Sun, Stone and Sea

    Atalanta is the fastest runner in the world but will only marry the man who can beat her in a race; Perseus must destroy... More

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    1st August 2006

    Tales Told in Tents

    Why are some carpets magic? What is a wish-tree? And where can the fountain of eternal life be found? The answers to the... More

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    8th March 2018

    The King with Dirty Feet

    There once was a king who hated bath time so much that he never washed. He was a very smelly king! The king ... More

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    2nd May 2019

    The Phoenix of Persia

    In a bustling marketplace in Iran, a traditional storyteller regales her audience with the tale of Prince Zal and the Si... More

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