Owl Moon

Owl Moon

Book - 1987
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On a winter's night under a full moon, a father and daughter trek into the woods to see the Great Horned Owl.
Publisher: New York : Philomel Books, c1987.
ISBN: 9780399214578
Branch Call Number: E YOLEN
Characteristics: [32] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Schoenherr, John


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VaughanPLGraeme Aug 28, 2018

This is a beautiful, simple story with gorgeous illustrations.

Nov 29, 2017

I love this book! Yolen captures the magic of a night "owling".
"When you go owling
you don't need words
or warm
or anything but hope.
That's what pa says.
The kind of hope
that flies
on silent wings
under a shining
Owl Moon."

TSCPL_NatalieM Sep 06, 2016

A perfect pairing of poetic writing and illustrations with hidden details that invite the reader to step into the story and be filled with awe and wonder.

nypl_morningside_heights Feb 25, 2014

Great book to read aloud, the children enjoyed it.

KRockstar10 Nov 19, 2013

Very lovely illustrations and a nice story to go with it.

vernessa7 Jul 03, 2013

I love this book by Michael


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