Tag Archives: Kinneret Publishing

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!

Paperback / 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

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

A UNICORN: THE RHINOCEROS KIND

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.

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

TOTO AND FRIENDS SERIES

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

SOPHIE AND DRU IN THE PLAYGROUND

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

A LUCKY MEETING

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)

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

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

THE EMIR AND THE JEWISH COBBER

Nathan and Yael Gover & Noam Nadav

Once upon a time, in the faraway kingdom of Jordan, lived an Emir who had a magnificent pair of boots. Every time he went off to war, he would ride away until he was all worn out and his boots were all worn out, too. When the Emir meets a Jewish cobbler, who makes him the best boots ever, a special bond grows between the two men.

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

Who Invented School, Anyway?

written by Shoham Smith and illustrated by Einat Tsarfati

In a few weeks, days, or even tomorrow, you will go for the first time to a place that will become an important part of your life for years – school. This book will tell you about who invented school, when and why. How did school look like in the past? Do all the schools around the world look the same?

Rights sold: Korean , Simplified & Complex Chinese

Paperback / 255 x 195 / 80 pages / Kinneret Zmora Dvir Publishing