Snowy owls: whoo are they?
Mountain Press Pub.,
With Harry Potter's companion Hedwig, Snowy Owls entered the imaginations of millions of children across the world. But what are real Snowy Owls like? Snowy Owls: Whoo Are They? , a new book by Ansley Watson Ford and Denver W. Holt, with illustrations by Jennifer White Bohman, answers that question, transporting readers into the world of this magnificent predator of the North. Written for readers ages 8 and up, Snowy Owls: Whoo Are They? reveals how this bird of prey survives'and thrives'in the harsh landscape of the Arctic tundra. With clear language and beautiful illustrations, the book travels alongside the Snowy Owl as it hunts, finds a mate, raises a family, and faces the challenges of an uncertain future. Snowy Owls: Whoo Are They? also has games and activities designed to teach children what it';s like to be a Snowy Owl. A list of Web resources encourages inquisitive minds to go online to see photographs of Snowy Owls in the wild, listen to a Snowy Owl call, and see how scientists track Snowy Owls and other migratory animals by satellite.
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|Grouped Work ID||61bc58b1-ebfe-a2c1-a760-d9909210578f|
|Grouping Title||snowy owls whoo are they|
|Grouping Author||ford ansley watson|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-01-04 01:21:46AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-01-29 03:51:32AM|
|auth_author2||Bohman, Jennifer White,|
Holt, D. W.
|author||Ford, Ansley Watson, 1975-|
|author2-role||Bohman, Jennifer White,illustrator.|
Holt, D. W.
|author_display||Ford, Ansley Watson|
|available_at_buenavistapl||Buena Vista Public Library|
|detailed_location_buenavistapl||Buena Vista Juv Non-Fiction|
|display_description||"Everything for readers young and old on the life cycle of the Snowy Owl, from hunting to courtship, nesting, raising chicks, and yearly migration. The informative text is accompanied by charmingly detailed watercolor illustrations. Suggested games and activities provide ways to learn more about how a Snowy Owl hunts, raises chicks, and hides from predators. A list of Web resources lets you go online to see more photographs, listen to a Snowy Owl call, or see how scientists track Snowy Owls and other migratory animals by satellite."--Back cover.|
|local_callnumber_buenavistapl||J 598.9 For|
|owning_library_buenavistapl||Buena Vista Public Library|
|owning_location_buenavistapl||Buena Vista Public Library|
Snowy owl -- Juvenile literature
|title_display||Snowy owls : whoo are they?|
|title_full||Snowy owls : whoo are they? / Ansley Watson Ford and Denver W. Holt ; illustrated by Jennifer White Bohman|
|title_sub||whoo are they?|