The Castle Library
Once upon a time there was a lovely young princess whose name was Lily. Princess Lily was a clever girl and wanted to see and learn about everything in the world. But what else is there for Princess Lily to see after she has travelled all over the world, climbed Mount Everest, seen giant whales, gone to the moon and played with clouds? But one day, when she had nowhere else left to visit and she was terribly bored, she discovered the Castle Library and read a book. What joy! She loved the book, the best ever. Now find out what happens next by reading this lovely book written by Hayati Hanif and illustrated by Evi Shelvia.
HAYATI HANIF loves reading. She writes this story to show how reading enriches the imagination and one does not have to be confined to one place. She has written a number of books for children. This is her first picture book in English. She lives in Kuala Lumpur with her husband and two children.
EVI SHELVIA was born in Jakarta. She studied industrial design. In 2009 her family moved to Kuala Lumpur following her husband's new appointment. The first picture book she illustrated, The Gift of the Ladybug, was an Amazon bestseller on the first day of its launch. This encouraged her to illustrate children's picture books professionally. She has illustrated for a number of picture books both locally and internationally.
The Castle Library reminds that sometimes you find the best treasures in books - The Castle Library is a story about Princess Lily who loves to travel. From travel, she learned many new things. She has seen Pyramids of Giza, walked along Great Walls of China and practically travel from one end of the world to the other...