• img-book

    Ya’qub El -Sharouni


The Monster Of The Blue Thorns

by: Ya’qub El -Sharouni

A group of young people went on a trip in the Red Sea to commemorate the memory of their grandfathers who died in the warship “The Monster Of The Blue Thorns”, which sank during World War II. During their diving, they got attacked by a gigantic octopus; will they survive the clutches of this octopus?

Meet the Author
• He is a pioneer in children’s literature in Egypt and the Arab world • He was the former president for the National Council for Children’s Culture. • He won the “National Special Award” in 1960; presented by president Gamal Abd El Nasser. • He won the First Award in playwriting in 1962 • He won the First Award for Children’s Literature in 1981 for his story “The Secret behind the Amazing Disappearance” • He won the worldwide “Primary Award”, in Bologna’s International Children’s Book Fair. • He won the “Best Author” Award for his book “The Secret of the Queen of Queens”, on “Queen Hatshepsut” in 2007. • He won the "Interantional Board on Books for Young Readers " (iBbY) for his story " The Night Of Fire" , that also won Etisalat award for Children's Book (Short list), and the Egyptian Board for young people "eBbY". • The number of books he wrote and had published amount to more than 400 books, and many of them have been translated to English, French, German, Malaysian and Hungarian.
Books of Ya’qub El -Sharouni
Sons In The Storm

A Miracle

The Night Of Fire

About This Book

Additional Information

Dimensions 17 x 24 cm

Ya'qub El -Sharouni


Gamal Kotb Abdel Rahman Bakr

Number of Pages





9 to 12

Available in


“The Monster Of The Blue Thorns”

There are no reviews yet.