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JOSHUA’S COUNTING 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

AND THEN THE WIND BLEW

written by Galit Raved & illustrated by Maya Shleifer

In a lovely orchard stood three houses where lived three friends, but something had come between them. Step by step the magic threads of nature pull them towards the pond at the heart of the orchard and towards a little hungry fox. Around the pond, they join hands and come together. A poetic tale about the charms of nature and the intricacy of friendship.

Hardback / 215 x 260 / 36 pages / Kinneret Publishing

THE LADYBIRD IN THE RAIN

written by Ruth Dafna & illustrated by  Ariel Basil

A ladybird is resting in a sandbox with the sunshine keeping her warm.

When the rain starts pouring down, the ladybird goes in search of shelter but all the dry spots are taken.

A kind little boy takes her in his safe and warm hands.

Hardback / 240 x 240 / 32 pages / Kinneret Publishing

How to Draw No

written by Tal Chen & illustrated by Aviel Basil

a-word-with-no-beginning-cover“Noemie, what would you like to draw?” asks Daddy. Noemie knows what she wants but she is just learning to talk.  Daddy draws a frog and a panda.  But each time Noemie says: “NO, NO, NO.” Will daddy guess what she means?

Hardback / 220 x 220 / 36 pages / Kinneret Publishing

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Sol and the Power Monster

written by Yaniv Heller & illustrated by Aviel Basil

Sol coverWhat would you do if one day a real Power Monster popped out of the socket in your room? Would you run away? Or would you go with it on an electrifying adventure?

Yaniv Heller and his son Ido met a real Power Monster and discovered the electric energy that flows between the hearts of children and parents.

Hardback / 240 x 160 / 48 pages / Kinneret Publishing

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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

Noona and the Magic Eraser

written by Orit Gidali & illustrated by Aya Gordon-Noy

Noona cover

It all started the day the girls played “pass the parcel” and the parcel stopped on Nora’s knees. She was so excited that her hands started to wave in the air and she said out loud “Sha-la-ling!” She waited for the girls, especially Hili who had organised the party, to feel happy for her. But Hili said: “Sha-la-ling? Are you a baby?” Offended Nora went home to look for the special eraser that could make words that had already been said disappear. RIGHTS SOLD: Spanish, Catalan & Complex Chinese

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The Journey to the Island of Maybe

written by Miriam Yalan-Shtekelis & illustrated by Batia Kolton

Island coverBoots the cat, Toots the dog, and Zoots the cat, along with Danny, set out in the middle of the night on a journey to the great toy doctor in order to fix the broken doll Isabella. But to get to the doctor they must travel to a very distant land on the island of Maybe, in the heart of the great ocean. And only the elderly whale knows the way there. Where will their long journey lead them, and what will become of Isabella? The Journey to the Island of Maybe is one of the richest and most celebrated stories by Miriam Yalan-Shtekelis, who was the first author to win the Israel prize for children’s literature in 1956.                       Rights sold: Simplified Chinese Continue reading

Max’s Time Travel Machine

written and illustrated by Dovi Keich

Max Travels in Time Cover

Our friend Max the Porcupine is back and he has decided to fulfill an old dream – travel through time. He builds a fun time machine and immediately goes to check how Prehistoric man looked, how the printing machine was invented and many more key moments in history. As always he writes down all his adventures in his diary, combining information and entertaining comics.

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A Beautiful World

written by Yael Gover & illustrated by Paul Kor

A Beautiful World cover

I have paint and a brush and with them I can draw a beautiful world. First I paint the sky and the ocean, the moon and the vegetation too, and stars all around. What could I add? What is missing? And what is hiding in each page?

This masterpiece by Paul Kor, the father of the famous KASPION series, is a celebration of colours and a message of love for nature and its creatures.

An innovative book that invites children to invent the world from darkness to forests and flowers, animals and more surprises. A beautiful book for a beautiful world! Continue reading