Miri Leshem-Pelly is the author/illustrator of 14 children's books.
Her favorite topics are nature and animals.

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Scribble & Author

Kane Miller Books, U.S.A.

Scribble's journey starts on a peaceful shore called The Beginning, continues to the rough, adventurous Middle, and leads finally to The Ending, but it's not at all what Scribble expected…

Scribble is a scribble and Author is an author, but who really gets to tell the tale?

“Vivid, offbeat, and instructive.”

Kirkus review

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Lon-Lon’s Big Night

Milk & Honey Press, U.S.A.
English/Hebrew bilingual edition

Lon-Lon, the little sand fox, was born inside a burrow in the Negev desert. One night, he is finally allowed to go outside…

A unique adventure story, introducing the magical night life of the Israeli desert.

"…With its rich language and delicate illustration, this book is a treat for the eyes… If you are looking for an excellent new children's book about Israel, here it is."
Naomi Morse, June 2007
Association of Jewish Libraries Newsletter

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Pizponteva series

Ministry of Defense Publishing, Israel

The Pitzponteva series wone the Nachum Gutman Illustration award.
Professor Pitzponteva (tiny-nature) is the smallest nature professor in the world. In this series, he is guiding the young readers on a voyage in Israel, exploring interesting little wonders of nature.
In the series:
Adventure in the grass ;Wild flowers guide; To the birds' world; Following the dogs; Book of cats; Deep in the sea; Travel in Israel


Luti& Tery the otter cubs

Ministry of Defense Publishing, Israel

An adventure story about the life of a river otter family, living in the Jordan river.

When Night Fell
Hakibbutz Hameuchad Publishing House, Israel
A wordless picture book

When night fell on the room, the little painter fell asleep, and the painted creatures came to life and a magical adventure begun…

Ledory Publishing

Klinki, the young dolphin, is taking us on his first migration journey through the wide ocean. On this journey he would face danger, make new friends and meet his first love…

My Favorite Colors
Ledory Publishing

A celebration of color and surprises for toddlers.

The Magical Journey in the World of Painting
Ledory Publishing

Ya'ara and Gay want to revile the big secret of painting. They enter the world of painting and find themselves on an exciting and dangerous adventure inside the greatest art masterpieces.