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White Owl, Barn Owl Hardcover – Import, 10 Apr 2007


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As in her previous titles, such as Bat Loves the Night (2001), zoologist Davies pulls young kids into the animal world with an atmospheric story that is filled with facts. A young boy helps his grandfather build a box for a barn owl and install it in a nearby tree. Together they wait and watch, and after many evenings, they spot a barn owl flying into their homemade nest, carrying prey for its young. On each spread, fonts in different sizes guide children toward the facts: words in larger typeface tell the story; lines in a smaller font, which resembles handwriting, imparts simple facts about owls' pellets, feathers, body features, and nesting habits. A concluding note tells more about nesting boxes. The poetic, sensory words (the owl's feathers have a "velvety softness") and the realistic, watercolor-and-pastel pictures, especially those of the snow-white bird against the darkening sky, will place kids at the center of the boy's experience even as it heightens their interest in these intriguing animals. Engberg, Gillian
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An award-winning author and illustrator swoop into the fascinating world of the barn owl. Michael Foreman's lush, intimate paintings are a perfect companion to Nicola Davies's lyrical text featuring intriguing facts about a rare bird indeed.

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Product details

  • Reading level: 5 - 8 years
  • Hardcover: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Candlewick (10 April 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 076363364X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0763633646
  • Product Dimensions: 23.8 x 0.9 x 25.7 cm
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