The Hidden Lives of Owls: The Science and Spirit of Nature's Most Elusive Birds

The Hidden Lives of Owls: The Science and Spirit of Nature's Most Elusive Birds

by Leigh Calvez

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Overview

A New York Times bestseller for fans of H is for Hawk
 
Join naturalist Leigh Calvez as she explores the secret world of owls, from owl-watching to avian science—often in the dead of night. These creatures have a certain mystery about them, which is just part of what makes them so fascinating. Calvez relays scientific facts and observations in entertaining, accessible ways while also exploring questions about the human-animal connection, owl obsession, habitat, owl calls, social behavior, and mythology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781632170255
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
Publication date: 08/16/2016
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 120,945
Product dimensions: 5.49(w) x 7.47(h) x 0.57(d)

About the Author

LEIGH CALVEZ is a scientist and nature writer whose work has been published in American Nature Writing 2003 and Between Species: Celebrating the Dolphin-Human Bond in addition to Ocean Realm,The Ecologist,The Christian Science Monitor, theSeattle Times, and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. She is the author of The Breath of a Whale and Whale Watching Adventures on the Pacific Coast.

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