The Christmas Owl - by Gideon Sterer & Ellen Kalish (Hardcover)

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Specifications

Dimensions (Overall): 11.5 Inches (H) x .3 Inches (W) x 8.3 Inches (D)

Weight: 1 Pounds

Suggested Age: 4-8 Years

Number of Pages: 40

Format: Hardcover

Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sub-Genre: Animals

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Author: Gideon Sterer & Ellen Kalish

Book theme: Birds

Language: English

Street Date: October 5, 2021
TCIN: 82546282
UPC: 9780316299121
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-8820
Origin: Made in the USA

Description



About the Book



"The story of a little owl who is found inside the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree, her curiosity about what the holiday means, and her time spent healing with the woman who saved her life"--



Book Synopsis



The story that captivated the country about a little owl who was found in the world's most famous Christmas tree.

When Little Owl's home is cut down by people saying it will make a beautiful Christmas tree, she's not sure she wants anything to do with Christmas, whatever that means. But then she is saved by a woman named Ellen, whose house is merrily decorated for the holiday, and filled with birds who need someone to care for them. Surrounded by kindness and helpful new friends, Little Owl begins to wonder if Christmas might not be such a bad thing after all....

Co-written by Ellen Kalish, caretaker of the real owl found inside the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, The Christmas Owl is a charming story of friendship, compassion, and the true meaning of this special time of year.



About The Author



Ellen Kalish is the Executive Director of Ravensbeard Wildlife Center, a rehabilitation and educational center that focuses on rescue and release for wild birds. She served on the board for the New York State Wildlife Rehabilitation Council, and is the recipient of the William R. Ginsberg Stewardship Award from the Woodstock Land Conservancy and the Appreciation Award from the Catskill Exotic Bird Club. She invites you to visit her online at ravensbeard.org.

Gideon Sterer is the author of From Ed's to Ned's, Not Your Nest!, The Night Knights, and The Midnight Fair, among others. Gideon grew up in the woods of upstate New York where his parents owned a little zoo, in which he would run around after-hours and let the animals out. He now lives in the Hudson Valley and invites you to visit him online at gideonsterer.com and @gideonsterer.

Ramona Kaulitzki is the illustrator of the #1 New York Times bestseller Sisters First, as well as Wonderful You, Badger's Perfect Garden, and several others. She enjoys creating characters and breathing life into them while imagining the worlds in which they live, and her love of animals and nature is a major inspiration for her work. She invites you to visit her online at ramonakaulitzkiart.com and @ramonakaulitzki.

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Estimated ship dimensions: 1 inches length x 8.5 inches width x 11 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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5.0 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
100% would recommend
4 recommendations

Great children’s book.

5 out of 5 stars
Kimberly - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
Perfect gift for my granddaughters.
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Amazing!

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Taylor - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
We love this book so much! It has been read so many times already this December. Will become a family treasure for sure!
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The Christmas Owl

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Dee - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
This is a very sweet Xmas story - perfect for the young animal lover. I liked that it was based on a true story.
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Such a Beautiful Book

5 out of 5 stars
Magb - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
I received this book and was so very happy with the quality. It's a wonderful story and has unbelievable illustrations. I am very happy with this purchase!
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Christmas story

5 out of 5 stars
Maryland shopper - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
I bought this for my 9 year old granddaughter. It's a wonderful story about the little owl and the meaning of Christmas. She was able to read the story herself.
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Bird lovers

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Lj21 - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
I like that it’s based on a true story and there are comments from the woman who helped care for the owl. 7 year old likes the book!
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Best little book for children

5 out of 5 stars
Mema - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
True story and is illustrated beautiful beautifully
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Wonderful!

5 out of 5 stars
The Christmas Owlp - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
Everyone should read this book. I actually purchased four of this book for my grandchildren. They LOVED IT! AGES SIX TO YOUNG ADULT.
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Great Christmas book for my grandchildren!

5 out of 5 stars
Would recommend
Nananoodleman - 1 year ago, Verified purchaser
Love this book based on the true story of the Rockefeller Christmas tree in 2020.
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