SILVER SPRING, Md., July 6, 2013 – When you child insists on one more story before bed, Little Owl’s Little Scarf is a good choice. It is a quick read and a fun story, with plenty of illustrations.
Little Owl’s mom makes him a brand new, bright orange scarf, but he does not like it because it is just too long and too orange. As a result, he does everything he can to lose his new scarf; only his mother always finds it.
Finally, Little Owl takes a class trip to the zoo and comes home without the scarf. His Mother says that she can make another scarf and that this time Little Owl can help. Little Owl is allowed to pick out the yarn, and he chooses some that is soft and blue. Finally, his mother knits up the yarn in to a perfect blue scarf that is just the right length.
Author and illustrator Tatyana Feeney is originally from North Carolina, but studied illustration at North East Wales College of Art and Design. She now lives and works in Ireland. Little Owl’s Orange Scarf is the third book that she has written and illustrated. She has also provided the illustrations for books by Anna Donovan and Patrick Deeley.
Originally published in 2012 in the U.K., Random House Children’s Books published the U.S. version of Little Owl’s Orange Scarf on June 11, 2013. It is available is available as a hardcover or a ebook.
Little Owl’s Orange Scarf by Tatyanna Feeney ISBN: 9780449814116
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