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Title:
Owls : the silent hunters
Author:
Miller, Sara Swan.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : F. Watts, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
47 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Describes the general physical characteristics and behavior of owls and takes an indepth look at fourteen different species.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 1.0 46749.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.5 3 Quiz: 23304 Guided reading level: R.
ISBN:
9780531115954
Format :
Book

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The Series meets National Curriculum Standards for: Science: Life Science


Author Notes

Author Sara Swan Miller has been working with children most of her life and primarily writes children's books. One of her books was inspired by her grandcat Henry. She lives in High Falls, New York.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Is That an Owl?p. 4
Traits of Owlsp. 6
The Order of Living Thingsp. 8
How Owls Fit Inp. 10
Shorebirds in the Americas
Great Horned Owlp. 12
Barred Owlp. 14
Eastern Screech Owlp. 16
Burrowing Owlp. 18
Spectacled Owlp. 20
Owls in Europe and Asia
Eurasian Eagle Owlp. 22
Tawny Owlp. 24
Buffy Fish Owlp. 26
Owls in Africa
White-Faced Scops Owlp. 28
Owls in Australia
Boobookp. 30
Owls Around the World
Snowy Owlp. 32
Boreal Owlp. 34
Barn Owlp. 36
Short-Eared Owlp. 38
On the Lookout for Owlsp. 40
Words to Knowp. 44
Learning Morep. 46
Indexp. 47