A magazine dedicated to Children's and Young Adult Literature, Piccolo is published every Sunday at 2 PM (GMT+3).
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🎃 Cozy and spooky: the comic book Mercury, illustrator İdil Keyşan
Scavenger Hunt with İdil Keyşan, who we adore for her work for GIPHY ➕ a comic book recommendation from Deniz Braderin: Mercury, which tells the story of two young girls separated with many years.
25 Eki 2022
Today we're close-reading Leila and the Robot, a tale of friendship and how productivity have been affecting us.
17 Eki 2022
We dig in on the dialogue between childhood and adulthood that Istanbul Toy Museum has established—here's the story of Sunay Akın, the universe of a toy historian, and a list of nostalgic cartoons.
11 Eyl 2022
We rediscover one of Piccolo's fundamental questions through the book Why You Should Read Children's Books! Meanwhile, Radio Piccolo continues and our guest is Yasmin Güleç, the founder of 20'lik!
04 Eyl 2022
This week, we dive into the intersections of Children's Literature with the climate crisis, read Hazal Uzuner's book Dünyamıza Ne Olmuş?, and visit Piccolo's ecological book recommendations.
21 Ağu 2022
This week we talk to the author Arda Erel about the inspiration he gets from the products of Child and Young Adult Literature, and we visit 10-year-old Arya's book recommendations for us! Have you heard of the Money-Eyed Pig?
14 Ağu 2022
This week, we'll talk to the founder of an independent bookstore in Istanbul, Ayşe Tümerkan about the selection of Children's and YA Literature in bookstores; close-read Pixar's Turning Red, and visit a selection from Frankeştayn Kitabevi.
07 Ağu 2022
This week, we'll talk to feminist art historian Derya Sayın about women artists presented for Art History books of Children's Literature; close-read the Kumkurdu series, and visit a universe close to Themyscira with Sena Albayrak.
31 Tem 2022
This week we question the existence of a queer utopia in Children's and Young Adult Literature through close-reading the Heartstopper series, and give out a list on queer representations regarding the genre.
24 Tem 2022
This week we're catching up on queer children's books, and Johnny Boo: The World's Best Little Ghost, and we visit the universe of İrem Türkmen.