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There's an Owl in the Shower

There's an Owl in the Shower( )
Author: George, Jean Craighead
Illustrator: Merrill, Christine Herman
ISBN:978-0-06-440682-6
Publication Date:Jul 2019
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $16.99
Book Description:

It's people versus owls in this laugh-out-loud story about one family's love for a special little owl, from bestselling nature writer and Newbery Medal winner Jean Craighead George!

Borden Watson's father is out of job, and it's all the spotted owls' fault. The birds are endangered, which means loggers, like Mr. Watson, are no longer allowed to cut down trees.

It doesn't make sense to Borden. Why are owls being put first over the citizens

But when Borden finds...
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Book Details
Pages:144
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Birds
Juvenile Fiction / Science & Nature / General
Juvenile Fiction / Family / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13.018 x 19.368 x 0.732 cm
Book Weight:0.455 Kilograms
Author Biography
George, Jean Craighead (Author)
Jean Craighead George was born on July 2, 1919 in Washington, D.C. She received degrees in English and science from Pennsylvania State University. She began her career as a reporter for the International News Service. In the 1940s she was a member of the White House press corps for The Washington Post.

During her lifetime, she wrote over 100 novels including My Side of the Mountain, which was a 1960 Newbery Honor Book, On the Far Side of the Mountain, Julie of the Wolves, which won the Newbery Medal, Julie, and Julie's Wolf Pack. She also wrote two guides to cooking with wild foods and an autobiography entitled Journey Inward. In 1991, she became the first winner of the School Library Media Section of the New York Library Association's Knickerbocker Award for Juvenile Literature. She died on May 15, 2012 at the age of 92.

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