Three baby owls wake up one night in their hole in a tree to find that their mother has gone, so they sit on a branch and wait. Darkness gathers and they grow anxious, but at last she returns and they bounce up and down with joy. Children can comfort this toy baby owl while its mother is away.
A master storyteller for children, Martin has won the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen award and the Smarties award twice. The Emil/Kurt Maschler award-winning illustrator of Owl Babies.