White Owl, Barn Owl
author: Nicola Davies
illustrator: Michael Foreman
Read and Wonder
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 Foremanís lush, intimate paintings are a perfect companion to Nicola Daviesís lyrical text featuring intriguing facts about a rare bird indeed.
Back matter includes further information about nest boxes and an index.
"Few children now have access to the open woodlands and grasslands frequented by barn owls, but they can all enjoy the magic of the bird thanks to this lovely introduction." -- KIRKUS REVIEWS (starred review)