Writer Mine Soysal, who has conducted interactive meetings with thousands of students about their reading habits and preferences, wrote this book based on her inspirations and observations. Thirty-two genuine stories that approach the concepts of “book” and “reading”  from the view points of children and young adults brings up to discussion what is being experienced in the children’s and young adults literature in Turkey in recent years. The book contains surprising, thought-provoking and even some funny stories related to the “reading” experiences of youngsters.

Mine Soysal

Mine Soysal was born in 1959 in Istanbul. Soysal graduated from Istanbul University, Department of Ancient Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures in 1981. Until 1994 she worked as an archeologist and researcher in Istanbul Archeology Museums and implemented exhibition projects. She founded Günışığı Kitaplığı in 1996, a publishing house specialised in Turkish and world literature for children and young adults. She prepared the story book Ala Çocuk Yollarda (Ala, the Child on the Road) for children and the narrative Istanbul Masalı (The Story of Istanbul) for readers of all ages. She currently holds interactive debate programs about the cultural history devamı için tıklayınız

Other Books

2nd edition

Daralan

In a Tight Spot
Mine Soysal
3rd edition

Uzakta

Far Away
Mine Soysal
6th edition

Odada Yalnız

Alone in the Room
Mine Soysal
8th edition

Eylül’de Aşklar

The Loves of Eylül
Mine Soysal
10th edition

İstanbul Masalı

The Story of Istanbul
Mine Soysal
7th edition

Ala Çocuk Yollarda

Ala, The Child On The Road
Mine Soysal
7th edition

Deniz

The Sea
Mine Soysal
5th edition

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