The story of an old man living alone with his pet cricket begins with pathos and unfolds as a heartwarming tale. Estranged from his family and with his wife passed away, the old man finds solace in the friendship of his only companion, his pet cricket. Then one day, out on a walk like every other day, the old man and his pet cricket become separated…
About the aurthor: FANIBA KALHOR
FANIBA KALHOR is the aurthor of heart warming story that old man
and little cricket become thier soul mate throgh a song, [ I am the One, I am the One].
She is one of the famouse writers for juvenile literlature in Iran since 1980.
Her original works can be counted more than 1000!
SInce after 2000s she has been more agresive for writing novels for adults
and to be more active attention by people in middle east.
About the Illustraitor: NEDA AZIMI
NEDA AZIMI is born in 1980. She has liked to draw the paper collage mostly.
2009: best report. 9th press Festival for Children and Young Adults-Tehran-Iran
2003: 2nd person. International Exhibition of Illustration -Italy
2003: Golden pen. International Exhibition of Illustration -Belgrade- Serbia
1995: 2nd person. Children painting competition for kanagava- japan -
1994: 1st person. Children painting competition for UNICEF -Tehran
•2006- 2008: Art Director and Graphic Designer of Nasim magazine. Dubai
•2006- 2008: Art Director and Graphic Designer of Shahrzad magazine. Iran- emarat
•2005- 2006: Art Director and Graphic Designer of Soroush magazine (chidren). Iran
•2005- 2006: Art Director and Graphic Designer of Shahed magazine (chidren). Iran
•2005- present: Illustration for books of Education and Training Ministry. Iran
•2004- present: Art Director and Graphic Designer of Roshd magazines. Iran •Illustration for more than 60 Children’s books and magazines- Tehran- since 2000
•At now M.A in Illustration Azad University-Department of Art and Architectural/Tehran- Iran •Sep, 2000- July, 2004 B.A in Dramatic art (dramatic literature) Azad University-Department of Art and Architectural/Tehran- Iran •Sep, 1995- jun, 1998 Diploma in Natural Sciences-Tehran-Iran •Write story Course. 1998 •Journalist Course. 1997
About Kanoon publishing House
Kanoon Publishing House is the largest educational publishing and broadcasting organization in the Middle East. The company publishes educational books and materials and conducts educational training used throughout Iran and produces a steady stream of live-action and animated video as well as CD-ROMs. This project develops Kanoon picture books in Japanese, English, and Persian read-aloud audio and text, for the first time.
I am the One, I am the One