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"Few children now have access to the open woodlands and grasslandsfrequented by barn owls, but they can all enjoy the magic of the bird thanks to this lovely introduction."— Kirkus Reviews (starred review)A young girl and her grandfather look for a barn owl night after night. Will a distinctive heart-shaped face appear at the window? Michael Foreman’s lush, intimate paintings are a perfect companion to Nicola Davies’s lyrical text featuring intriguing facts about a rare bird indeed.
When a family of barn owls move into a nesting box that she and her grandfather have put up, a girl gets to learn all about these birds.
Number of Pages: 29
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / Multigenerational, Animals / Birds
Series Title: Read and Wonder
Publisher: Candlewick Pr
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Nicola Davies
Street Date: March 24, 2009
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-9982