IBNA- Children's book, 'How to Return a Monster' (2021) by English-American author Charlotte Offsay and illustrated by Chinese artist Rea Zhai which is a 10-step celebration of sibling relationships has been published for Iranian children.
It’s a funny, and inspiring book for 4 - 7 years kids which shares the important reminder that all relationships need time, whether you are dealing with a monster or a baby. It has been translated into Persian by Nazanin Soud-Alizadeh. Zarafeh (Giraffe) Books has released 'How to Return a Monster' in 32 pages.
If your grown-ups bring home a small monster, er, baby, don't panic. Just send it back!
In this hilarious and heartfelt book about sibling relationships, a girl can't believe it when her parents bring home a fussy, stinky, attention-stealing monster. She hatches a plan to send it back to where it came from, with hilarious results . . . and along the way, she learns that maybe monsters- and siblings- aren't so bad after all.
Scharlotte Offsay was born in England, grew up in Boston, and currently lives in Los Angeles. Through her writing, Charlotte hopes to make children laugh, to inspire curiosity, and to create a magical world her readers can lose themselves in time and time again.
Rea Zhai was born and raised in China, where she developed a great passion for drawing. She currently lives in Beijing.