Children's Books (ages 8-12) • Story books
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Lambkin and the Funfair Family
In her second book for children İrem Uşar, who conquered the hearths of her child readers with her first children’s novel Fener’den Taşınan Işık, narrates the memories of her colourful family members in an equally colour language.
The book includes 13 amusing memories mostly evolving around “funny granddad” Ahmet Bey. All the memories are witnessing the sense of humour, urban culture and human relations of the past times referred to with nostalgia in current days.
The author known for her warm and simple style deals mainly with themes such as intergeneration relations, family bonds and joy of life.
İrem UşarShe was born in Istanbul, in 1975. After graduating from Notre Dame de Sion High School, she studied Radio, Television, Cinema at Marmara University. She worked as a reporter, editor and script writer. In 2010, she participated in a writing workshop in Antwerp, Belgium, with the invitation of PEN, and wrote her first children’s book The Light That Moved from the Light House (Fenerden Taşınan Işık, 2011) published by Günışığı Kitaplığı. The book was part of a special project coordinated by […]
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IBBY TURKEY CHILDREN'S
STORY BOOK OF 2011-
JURY SPECIAL AWARD
1st edition: 2011
4th edition: 2019
Barcode: 978 9944 717 908