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Mirror

This ingenuous book is, in fact, two books designed to be read side by side. One side depicts a day in the life of a boy and his family in Sydney, Australia; the other portrays a day in the life of a Moroccan boy and...

The Butter Man

While her father makes a traditional couscous dinner, Nora announces she is “staaarving”. In response, her father tells her a story of his youth in Morocco when there was very little to eat. The Butter Man is a longer...

Morocco

One of the main aims of Planet Picture Book is to discover authentic picture books, ideally by authors and illustrators based in their country of origin. But, despite extensive searching I haven’t found a single one...