The Owl who was Afraid of the Dark

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Bobbs-Merrill, 1971 - Fear of the dark - 96 pages
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Owls are supposed to be night birds, but young Plop is afraid of the dark, despite how much other people and animals tell him they enjoy it.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

I like the concept of teaching children all sorts of ways to appreciate the dark, but the idea of a baby owl being afraid of the dark is just too silly to swallow.  The book as a whole is corny, flavored too much like a saccharine 'instant classic.' Read full review

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User Review  - jverke - LibraryThing

Jill Tomlinson (British author) created a sweet novel about a young barn owl who is afraid of the dark. This is a beginning reader novel entwined with rich vocabulary to help boost deep thinking. This ... Read full review


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