Picturebook Reviews

Chicken in the Kitchen by Nnedi Okorafor, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator) Paperback, 32 pages Published September 2015 by Lantana Publishing Source: Library Chicken in the Kitchen is an entertaining tale about a little girl called Anyaugo who wakes up the night before the yam festival to find a giant chicken ransacking the kitchen. She knows she …

Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colours by Hena Khan and Mehrdokht Amini: A Review

Paperback, 32 pages Expected publication: March 3rd 2015 by Chronicle Books Source: Raincoast Books There is a loud call for more diverse voices in literature aimed at any age group and this beautiful book by Hena Khan and Mehrdokht Amini answers that call loudly. Being a POC of colour myself …