In her first book for children, Müge İplikçi, one of the important writers of modern Turkish literature carries her readers after a little girl’s dreams and passion for flying. This colorful story about the daydreamer Sibel, takes the readers back and forth between reality and fanstasy with its powerful fiction based on social realities that people mostly ignore and on humanistic values that are about to be forgotten. With its extraordinary illustrations by Mustafa Delioğlu and original graphic design by  Suzan Aral this book is a masterpiece of children’s fiction.

Overview

Like all children, Sibel experiences reality and imagination at the same time and her greatest desire is to fly! She always “flies” even when she goes to the Tuesday Market with her mother and twin siblings or when placing the sesame bagels she just bought around her wrist! However, she is scared to death when she loses her mother in the crowd. She wishes she had wings so she could see the market place from above. Who will help this flying enthusiast kid.

 

Müge İplikçi

Müge İplikçi, born in Istanbul in 1966, is an academician and known for the stories in which she addresses the issues of woman’s statuses and relations in modern times. İplikçi has won various prestigious awards and her stories have been translated into many languages. İplikçi lives in İstanbul with her husband and son.

Other Books

2nd edition

Dondurmam Tılsım

My Charming Ice Cream
Müge İplikçi
6th edition

Kömür Karası Çocuk

The Coal Black Child
Müge İplikçi
2nd edition

Saklambaç

Hide and Seek
Müge İplikçi
6th edition

Yalancı Şahit

False Witness
Müge İplikçi
6th edition

Acayip Bir Deniz Yolculuğu

A Strange Voyage
Müge İplikçi