A Tale from Tehran
By ita Jahanforuz
Illustrated by Vali Mintzi
Young Shiraz lives a lonely life with her stepmother and stepsister, completely unaware of the old woman who lives alone next door...until Shiraz's runaway yarn ball brings them face-to-face. This beautiful story from Tehran-born Israeli pop star Rita Jahanforuz explores the power of listening to others and the value of empathy.
Age Range: 6-10 years
Paperback, 32 pages
Dimensions: 8.5" x 10.75" x 0.2"
Folktales for Kids, Imagination Soup, 2017
Book Cover of the Week, Jewish Book Council, 2013
Book of the Year Award Finalist, Foreword Magazine, 2000
The Blue Ribbon Book, The Bulletin for the Center of Children's Books, 1999
Books for Children, Mother Goose Award, 1999