Tag Archives: Kinneret Publishing

Giant Home

Written and Illustrated by Maya Shleifer

Once, a long time ago, there was a giant. He was so big that he barely fit inside his own house!  Going outside was almost impossible. There was no room for anyone else in his house, not even a bug. One day the giant decided to look for a new home. He was joined in his search by his new spider friend. A profound story of friendship, kindness and beauty of nature.

Kinneret Publishing

Suddenly The Wind Blew

Written by Galit Raved and Illustrated by Maya Shleifer

In a lovely orchard stand three houses in which lived three friends, but something came between them. However, 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…

Hardback / 215 x 260 cm / 36 pages / Kinneret Publishing

Tin Brother

Written and Illustrated by Yaniv Shimony


Gidi’s life is miserable. The school bullies won’t stop harassing him, the girl he likes doesn’t seem to notice him and all his parents talk about all day is his new baby sister. If anything, Gidi needs a big brother! But one day he stumbles across something in the scrap yard of old Adler, and then all the sudden, the bullies are scared of HIM. 

Hardback / 165 x 260 cm / 98 pages / Kinneret Comics

The Girl Who Never Gave Up

written by Meira Goldberg and illustrated by Rami Tal

Once upon a time there was a girl who wanted to do something none of her friends had been able to do before her. “What kind of an idea is that?” they all wondered. “It won’t work,” they said. But she tried anyway. She tried again. And again. And again. And what do you think happened in the end?  By the same team: NED SAID NO!

Rights sold: German

Hardback / 230 x 270 / 32 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing

Barefoot in the Sand

written by Havvah Deevon and illustrated by Rotem Teplow

On the sand dunes on which the city of Tel Aviv is built, stand two people. They are dressed differently and probably speak different languages. But they have two things in common. The first one is that they are barefoot.

Paperback / 245 x 245 / 40 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing

Mummy, Time to Sleep!

written by Hilit Blum and illustrated by Vali Mintzi

Amelia is not ready for bed yet. She doesn’t want to put on pajamas, lie down or go to sleep. After running after her, Amelia’s mother sits down for a bit to rest and slowly lies comfortably. Amelia brings her a blanket, her teddy bear… to keep her mum comfortable. A charming story and mother-child sleeping game perfect as a bedtime story.

Rights sold: Japanese

Hardback / tbc x tbc / tbc pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing


written by Orit Gidali and illustrated by Omer Hoffmann

On Lizzie’s birthday, Mom ordered her present on the internet – Surprise! A unicorn! Lizzie looked at her friends Her friends looked at the unicorn. “That’s not exactly a unicorn…” Lizzie said. “It’s…” “It’s what?” asked Mom. She sounded tense.

Hardback / 270 x 240 / 40 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing


written and illustrated by Orit Bergman

A charming series featuring the elephant Toto and his friends in daily interactions: playing hide and seek, going to the beach and eating ice cream. Orit Bergman manages to create children’s worlds depicting familiar situations.

Rights sold: Simplified Chinese

Board Book / 200 x 200 / 20 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing


written by Dvora Busheri and illustrated by 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.

Board Book / 200 x 200 / 20 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing


written by Allison Ofanansky and illustrated by 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.

Rights sold: English (North America)

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