In‘The Wrong Zebra’, the zebra is cross for having strips and
taken for the crosswalkby mistake. So he decides to cover all
his body with flowery wallpaper. Now he has a new problem;
everybody takes him for the flower garden.
In ‘The Scarecrow’s Heart’, the scarecrow visits the doctor and
even though he actually doesn’t have a real heart, something
just like the sparrow’s heart has been beating in his chest since
a couple of days ago. At this point he discovers that a sparrow
has nested under his clothes.
Tahereh Eybod, children’s and young adult writer, was born in Shiraz. She studied English language at the university and began her career in children’s and young adult literature in ear - ly 1980s. Besides writing, she also has executive experiences, e.g. literary expert in the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (Kanoon), being on the editorial boards of some children’s and young adult literature publica - tions, being a board member of the Iranian Association of Writ - ers for Children and Youth for several terms, etc. She has also taught story writing in various organizations. The content of her works reflect a similar diversity. Eybod has written works with themes such as war, religion, family, etc. She has written fantasy novels for young adults, mini-sto - ries for children, and works in which humor is the most distin - guished characteristic.
Selected Works: Flower-bed in Flower Pot (1996), Zolal Thinking of the Rose (2000), Monadi Tarbiat The Adventures of Mr. Charkheshi’s Family (2001), Kanoon Gonggi Stories (2005), Behnashr The Game of the Moon and the Star (2005), Madrese Publications A Message to the Cotton Wool Cloud (2007), Elmi-Farhangi Publishing House The Fish Began to Cough (2009), Shahr Publishing Co. The Tail-Headed Black Monster (2011), Amirkabir Liasandmaris Fairy Tales (2011), Kanoon The Big Wolf and the Fat Fish (2016), Elmi-Farhangi Publishing House
Selected Awards and Recognitions: Book of the Year Award from the Institute for the Intellectual De - velopment of Children and Young Adults (Kanoon), Best Book Award from Parvin Etesami Book Fair, Book of the Year chosen by Soroushe Nojavan magazine,listed in the International Library of Munich (White Ravens)
Publisher Name:Shokoofeh (Amir Kabir Publication)
Address:No.2, Esteghlal Squ., Jomhouri St. Tehran, Iran
Languages we correspond in: ENGLISH