Little Owl's Egg

By Debi Gliori, Alison Brown (Illus)

Synopsis

I'm your baby owl. You don't need a new one. Little Owl isn't pleased to hear that there's a baby owl in the egg Mummy has laid. So Mummy pretends it might be a baby penguin ... or crocodile ... or elephant. In the fun of imagining different kinds of siblings, Little Owl realises that a baby owl might just be the best thing of all.

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Review

Praise for Alfie in the Garden: The ultimate book to share with ages three and upwards - Irish Examiner; Helping in the garden could not be more fun than when it is with Alfie - Practical Pre-school; A lovely story made even more charming by the exquisite illustrations - Creative Steps; Debi Gliori at her best. Perfect Books for Keeps Praise for Dragon Loves Penguin: Debi Gliori is an experienced and award-winning author, and her ability to write an engaging and well crafted story shines through - Muff and Teacake; This books sings with love - The Little Wooden Horse; It is simply delightful, utterly heartwarming and brimful of hope Library Mice

Author Biography

Debi Gliori is a much loved and bestselling author/illustrator of over 75 books for children, including the bestselling No Matter What (Bloomsbury) and the Mr Bear series (Orchard). Debi lives near Edinburgh and has twice been writer in residence in the Shetland Isles. Her favourite colour is blue or, more precisely, four different shades of blue: cerulean blue, cobalt blue, Mediterranean turquoise blue and warm ultramarine blue. She has sold over 522,500 books in the UK alone. www.fiddleandpins.blogspot.co.uk www.debiglioribooks.com

Alison Brown studied Fine Art at Liverpool and was a graphic designer before becoming an illustrator. Alison was brought up in Bangor, Northern Ireland and now lives in Leeds. Her book with Smriti Prasadam-Halls, I Love You Night and Day, has become an international bestseller.