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Owls in the Family

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Publisher Comments:

Every child needs to have a pet. No one could argue with that.

But what happens when your pet is an owl, and your owl is terrorizing the neighbourhood?

In Farley Mowat's exciting children's story, a young boy's pet menagerie — which includes crows, magpies, gophers and a dog — grows out of control with the addition of two cantankerous pet owls. The story of how Wol and Weeps turn the whole town upside down is warm, funny, and bursting with adventure and suspense.

Synopsis:

The adventures of two owls who shake up an entire neighborhood and turn a house topsy-turvy. Full color.

About the Author

Farley Mowat was born in Belleville, Ontario, in 1921, and grew up in Belleville, Trenton, Windsor, Saskatoon, Toronto, and Richmond Hill. He served in World War II from 1940 until 1945, entering the army as a private and emerging with the rank of captain. He began writing for his living in 1949 after spending two years in the Arctic. Since 1949 he has lived in or visited almost every part of Canada and many other lands, including the distant regions of Siberia. He remains an inveterate traveller with a passion for remote places and peoples. He has twenty-five books to his name, which have been published in translations in over twenty languages in more than sixty countries. They include such internationally known works as People of the Deer, The Dog Who Wouldn't Be, Never Cry Wolf, Westviking, The Boat Who Wouldn't Float, Sibir, A Whale for the Killing, The Snow Walker, And No Birds Sang, and Virunga: The Passion of Dian Fossey. His short stories and articles have appeared in The Saturday Evening Post, Maclean's, Atlantic Monthly and other magazines.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780440413615
ill.:
Frankenberg, Robert C.,
Author:
Frankenberg, Robert
Author:
Mowat, Farley
Publisher:
Yearling Books
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Owls
Subject:
Owls as pets.
Subject:
Children s humor
Copyright:
Series:
Literature enrichment activities for paperbacks
Series Volume:
105-1001
Publication Date:
19960331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
7.56x5.39x.50 in. .16 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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