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The owl-scatterer

by Howard A. Norman

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Published by Atlantic Monthly Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Owls -- Fiction,
    • Canada -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      The inhabitants of a small northern Canadian village consider Jake a lazy old man but when their town is overrun with owls only Jake knows how to scatter the birds.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Howard Norman ; wood engravings by Michael McCurdy.
      ContributionsMcCurdy, Michael, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.N7844 Ow 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2544954M
      ISBN 100871130580
      LC Control Number85026760
      OCLC/WorldCa12807450

        His first illustrated children’s book, Please Explain by Isaac Asimov (Houghton Mifflin) was published in Among his best known titles for young readers are The Owl-Scatterer by Howard.   Every year since , the Book Review has asked a panel of judges to select 10 books from among the several thousand children’s books published that year. Starting in , the New York Times partnered with the New York Public Library in selecting these titles.

      The books were hand bound and signed by the artist in an edition of copies. I used to mix up wood engraving and woodcuts, but they are two different forms of relief printmaking. (), Giants in the Land () and The Owl Scatterer. "New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book Award, , for The Owl-Scatterer, and , for The Seasons Sewn: A Year in Patchwork; Notable Children's Trade book citation, National Council for the Social Studies, , for Hannah's Farm: The Seasons on an Early American Homestead; has also won many awards at New England Book Show.".

      many books, including The Owl-Scatterer,a New York TimesBest Illustrated Children’s Book of He has also written books for young readers, including Hannah’s Farm: Seasons on an Early American Homestead. Mr. McCurdy lives with his wife, Deborah, and their two children on an old farm in the Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts. Howard Norman is an American author and translator whose work includes novels, short stories, memoirs, and children’s books. He was born in Toledo, Ohio in but as a young man he moved to Toronto and lived in Canada for many years, spending much .


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Good Luck Baby Owls - Two little owls want to learn to fly—to fly high in the sky. His first illustrated children's book, Please Explain by Isaac Asimov, was published in His other illustration credits include The Owl-Scatterer by Howard Norman, The Seasons Sewn: A Year in Patchwork by Ann Whitford Paul, An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving by Louisa May Alcott, American Tall Tales by Mary Pope Osborne, and The Sailor's Alphabet.

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The Owl Scatterer was chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Picture Book for Then, inNorman's first novel, The Northern Lights, was published by Summit Books--at the time the "literary" arm of Simon & Schuster, one of the publishing giants in America. Two of the volumes he illustrated—Howard Norman's The Owl Scatterer and Ann Whitford Paul's The Seasons Sewn—were chosen by the New York Times for the list of Ten Best Illustrated Children's Books of the Year.

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