There are four stories in this book based on CHAHAR MAQALA written by NIZAMI AROOZI SAMARQANDI (a Persian Poet and prose writer who flourished between 1110 and 1161 AD. He is particularly famous for his Chahar Maqala (Four Discourses.
Boy in the Tower
20.5*13 299 Pages 978-600-8025-67-2
Doubleday Childrens, Houpaa
Ade loves living at the top of a tower block. From his window, he feels like he can see the whole world stretching out beneath him.
His mum doesn't really like looking outside - but it's going outside that she hates.
She's happier sleeping all day inside their tower, where it's safe.
But one day, other tower blocks on the estate start falling down around them and strange, menacing plants begin to appear.
Now their tower isn't safe anymore. Ade and his mum are trapped and there's no way out . . .