Houpaa Books

Books - Fantasy

Vezvezeh Jadoo, the Passenger of Station 3.5

Vezvezeh Jadoo, the Passenger of Station 3.5

Illustrator : Mahsa Mansoori
The 13-year-old Ava is a rude stubborn girl who decides to run away from home. The woman who persuades her to do so is Ms Chubby. Ms Chubby has many fingers on her hands and a doll called Ms Lifi. Ava...
 Dear Squirrelfish

Dear Squirrelfish

Author : Fariba Dindar
Illustrator : Marjan Sabeti
Nina’s father has drowned in the lake. Nina who believes her father has changed into a fish, writes to him everyday and throws her letters into the lake. One morning, when she wakes up with red puffy ...
The Hanging Lollipop, the Wandering Carrots

The Hanging Lollipop, the Wandering Carrots

Alireza is a lonely boy with a wild imagination. His parents are separated. He misses his dad when he is with his mom and he misses his mom when he is with his dad. He needs his parents' attention, bu...
The Night’s Eye

The Night’s Eye

Author : Maryam Azizi
Illustrator : Maryam Tabatabaee
Imagine a world where people don’t think telling lies is bad. They tell each other unbelievable lies and enjoy doing that. Sogol, the little girl of the story, wishes to live in such a world. She enjo...
What Good is a Cat’s tail?

What Good is a Cat’s tail?

Author : Elham Mazarei
Illustrator : Elahe Behin
Mr Cat is tired of looking for food in garbage cans. He decides to find a decent job and become a different husband. Mrs Cat starts sending ads to newspapers. Very soon, the phone rings and Mr Cat is ...
 It’s Achune! Open the Door, Please!

It’s Achune! Open the Door, Please!

A book about smart playful kids and sweet baby animals with funny strange names. They all do and say funny amusing things. It’s not at all unexpected that after reading this book all kids decide to be...
Dooghdoo, Mrs Sila, and Grandma’s Trolls

Dooghdoo, Mrs Sila, and Grandma’s Trolls

You, too, probably have a grandma who can at times be a bit peculiar. But she can't be as peculiar as Dooghdoo's grandma who lives with her giant hairy trolls and small demons!Dooghdoo is the daughter...
A Trip to (A Crash into) Chachalak

A Trip to (A Crash into) Chachalak

Author : Ahmad Akbarpour
Illustrator : Sarah Tabibzadeh
How would it feel to sit on toilet seats made of pure gold? People do this everyday in a land called Chachalak. Chachalak is surrounded by high black mountains, and its people believe that there is no...
The Witch of the 8th Floor

The Witch of the 8th Floor

Illustrator : Maryam Javedani
Noghreh is a night witch. She is not like any other witches. She thinks that being a night witch is much more prestigious than being a full-time witch. Although Noghreh has only one week to live, she ...
Dooghdoo, Grandpa, and the Loving Giants

Dooghdoo, Grandpa, and the Loving Giants

The story happens on a Chaharshanbe Soori night (the last Wednesday of the year). Doghdoo is soaking dried peas in water to make Sabze (sprouts) for Haft Seen table. As Aziz sees the soaked peas, she ...