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Author Windrow, Martin.

Title The owl who liked sitting on Caesar : living with a tawny owl / Martin Windrow ; illustrations by Christa Hook.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  598.97 WI    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
 Nippersink PLD Adult Non-Fiction - NPLY-11  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
 Three Rivers PL - Channahon Adult Non Fiction - TRBB-2  598.97 WIN    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 302 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 301-302).
Contents A note on owls -- Introduction -- Man meets owl : man loses owl : man meets his one true owl -- Owls : the science bit, and the folklore -- The stowaway on the seventh floor -- The private life of the tawny owl -- Mumble in her pride -- The driver's manual -- Mumble's day -- Mumble's year -- Real trees and free-range mice -- Departure.
Summary The author reflects on his fifteen-year relationship with a tawny owl, an unlikely companionship marked by their incredulous neighbors, books, and unique care challenges.
Subject Tawny owl -- Great Britain.
Owls as pets -- Great Britain.
Added Title Living with a tawny owl
ISBN 9780374228460 hardback
0374228469 hardback
9780374711535 (ebook)

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