Category Archives: Board Books


written and illustrated by Yayo Kawamura
The little wolf is sad. The squirrel, the rabbit and the fox are not allowed to play with him. Their mums won’t let them as they think wolves are dangerous. Only the little bee is brave enough to play hide and seek with the little wolf. Will the other animals be able to overcome their fear and join the fun?
Tulipan Verlag / Board Book


written & illustrated by Alona Frankel

Joshua asks his parents and pets to help him count up to ten. Until he finds a secret counting tool, right at hand. Alona Frankel’s work is translated internationally and has been exhibited around the world. She has won awards including an IBBY Honor (1982) and the Prime Minister’s Prize (2014).

Board Book / 200 x 200 / 24 pages / Kinneret Publishing

Let’s Be Friends

written by Rafael Saporta & illustrated by Nachum Gutman

Mom gave me a spooLet's be friends covern;  And a bib to wear on top;             I ate it all quite neatly;  And I didn’t spill a drop. 
Rafael Saporta’s (1913-1982) children’s songs and poems have become classics over the years With classic illustrations by Nahum Gutman (1898-1980), one of Israel’s greatest artists, and a new fresh design, LET’S BE FRIENDS is the perfect companion book for toddlers’ first experiences.

Board Book / 200 x 200 / 24 pp / Kinneret Publishing

Girl, Moon

written & illustrated by Leticia Ruifernández

A baby girl is stNIÑA LUNA coverartled by a new event in front of her – birds are flying down from the moon towards her. They eat, drink, kiss and fly back and the baby tries to describe what she sees using her first words.

In this delicate and beautiful book, intrigue, wonder and realisation unravel at a soft and almost silent pace.

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Happy Nap

written & illustrated by Leticia Ruifernández

A little girl wFELIZ SIESTA coverakes up her dog. They play together until the dog eventually puts the little girl to sleep. A beautiful simple bedtime story with gentle watercolours.

Leticia Ruifernández has won several awards and succeeds in HAPPY NAP to turn an everyday story into a tender poem.

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My Magic Garden

written by Ruth Oren & illustrated by Shahar Kober

my magic coverIn this new board book Ruth Oren comes back in force with a lovely topic – flowers. Meet the brave turtle that dares to taste weed sorrels and its sour flavour or the grasshopper who hops on the tip of a sea quill to check if autumn is on its way.

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Train on the Tracks

written by Ruth Oren & illustrated by Shahar Kober

A lovely colleTrains on the Track front coverction for toddlers about transport. Would you like to go on the locomotive? Choo-choo-choo! Or maybe up the hill on a bicycle built for two?

A joy to read out loud whilst going through Shahar Kober’s vibrant and humorous illustrations. The perfect companion book to GRANDPA JOE HAS A COW. Continue reading