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Owl babies / written by Martin Waddell ; illustrated by Patrick Benson.

Waddell, Martin, (author.). Benson, Patrick, (illustrator.).

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Salem Free Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Salem Free Public Library E WAD (Text to phone) 33640143775355 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

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Summary, etc.:
Three owl babies whose mother has gone out in the night try to stay calm while she is gone.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR 2.4 0.5 23502.
Subject: Owls > Juvenile fiction.
Mother and child > Juvenile fiction.
Owls > Fiction.
Mother and child > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books collection.
Feelings collection.

Syndetic Solutions - Author Notes for ISBN Number 076369519X
Owl Babies
Owl Babies
by Waddell, Martin; Benson, Patrick (Illustrator)
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Author Notes

Owl Babies

Martin Waddell was born April 10, 1941, in Belfast, Ireland. He always wanted to be a professional soccer player. After having played for junior teams in Ireland, he left school at fifteen and held a variety of jobs, including working at a publishing company and as a night switchboard operator for a taxi company. Waddell is now one of the most prolific and successful contemporary children's writers, with more than one hundred books to his credit, some of them under his pseudonym Catherine Sefton. He won the 1986 Other Award, for his book Starry Night, which was also a runner up for The Guardian Children¿s Fiction Award and was shortlisted for the Young Observer Teenage Fiction Prize. He has twice won the Smarties Book Prize, for Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep Little Bear? He also won the 1989 Kurt Mascher Award for The Park In The Dark, the 1990 Bets Book For Babies for Rosie¿s Babies and has been shortlisted for the 1992 Smarties Book Prize for Along The Lonely Road. (Bowker Author Biography)

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