A young girl’s imagination takes flight and carries her on a magical journey into the world of Islamic art and architecture. From colossal mosques to opulent palaces and lush ornamental gardens, she travels through Islamic world’s rich artistic heritage. A perfect way to introduce young readers to Islamic history and culture, Diana Mayo’s sumptuous illustrations bring the richness and splendour of Islamic art to life.
Some editions of this dual language book can be used with your TalkingPEN.
Diana Mayo is a freelance illustrator working in Chelmsford, just outside London, UK. She gained a Ba(Hons) at Kingston University, and has since illustrated many children’s books as well as adult fiction, editorials, gallery shows and design projects. Diana paints with acrylics and also uses graphite, coloured-pencils, collage and tidies up her work digitally. She especially loves working with colour and pattern, and is inspired by fairy tales, her children and the flora and fauna found in her garden and beyond.