Category Archives: Picture Books

SOPHIE AND DRU IN THE PLAYGROUND

Dvora Busheri & Noa Kelner

Dru is on the swing in the playground when Sophie comes by and asks her to play. But there’s not enough room for two on the swing. A clever and charming board book series that reveals children’s interaction on the playground.

200mm x 200mm/20 pages/ Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing

THE WOODPECKER

Ulo Pikkov & Anne Piikkov

The forest was quite when suddenly there was a sound of hard knocking. Birds and animals were scared. Who does this kind of noise? Eventually, they found a small woodpecker tapping on an old maple tree and the woodpecker wouldn’t stop. A story about learning and living in community by the illustrator of WHAT HAPPENED TO THE CROCODILE.

THE WOODCUTTER’S DREAM

Shelley Maisel & Cherly Neave

Joe the woodcutter stood beneath a tree. It was so tall, so strong, so full of life. He was there to cut the tree down. The birds didn’t know the tree. The Tree didn’t know but he knew. An important book about the importance of preserving nature, trees and replanting them for generations.

285mm x 210mm / 32 pages / Bumble Books

A LUCKY MEETING

Allison Ofanansky & Rotem Teplow

Miriam sits in her courtyard and watches the sky above the rooftops of Fez turn dark. When three stars twinkle overhead, Passover ends and another holiday -Mimouna- begins. Miriam can’t wait to sink her teeth into the paper-thin pancakes her mother always makes for Mimouna. But they don’t have any flour! With the help of Jasmine and her mother, their Muslim neighbour, the party takes place and joy is in the air.

270mm x 210mm / 32 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing

IT COULD BE WORSE

Einat Tsarfati

After their ship sinks, two sailors are stranded in the middle of the ocean drifting on a piece of wood. One sailor wonders what could go worse, while the second one is sure it could not be worse – or could it? A funny tale about life perspectives and pooping fling fish.

WHAT ON EARTH AM I?

Lara Salomon & Megan Bird

A young girl with an over-active imagination is left confused as to what kind of creature she may be. She tries to her best to discover the answer by recalling the many creatures in storybooks and fairy tales. A clever book investigating complex topics, like identity, diversity, and existentialism.

200mm x 200mm / 36 pages / Imagnary House

LUCY AND MUM’S SHOES

Emily Child & Warwick Kay

Lucy hears the world a little differently. She is fascinated by the sounds around her, especially the sound of shoes. One morning, Lucy sneaks into her mother’s cupboard and tries on a pair of stilettos. An unusual day of high-heeled hope leaves Lucy a less certain that she wants to feel grown-up.

Rights Sold: Simplified Chinese

200mm x 200mm/32 pages/ Imagnary House

OREN AND REXY

Aviad Sar-Shalom & Liav

Last Tuesday in the yard, just behind the backdoor, Oren happened to find a little dinosaur. ‘What is a dinosaur doing here?’ Oren thought. ‘He belongs in the Jurassic Era. I’d better take him back home right now.’ Luckily Oren has a time machine at home. Let’s the adventure start!

195mm x 245mm/48 pages/ Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing