Morteza Khosronejad’s Collection Receives National Recognition

IRSCL member Dr. Morteza Khosronejad has been awarded three prizes at the national level for his collection Tales, Plays, Joys, which includes ten picture books published in Persian.

The Children’s Book Council of Iran (CBCI) has selected six books of the Tales, Plays, Joys Collection as the best picture books published in Iran for children in 2011, and Salam Bache-ha Journal has selected Tales, Plays, Joys as the best collection published in Iran for children in 2011. The collection has also won the Ja’far Payvar Literary Prize for the best recreation of Persian folktales in 2011.