Owl in Love
By Patrice Kindl
(Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Hardcover, 9780395661628, 208pp.)
Publication Date: October 1993
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
Categories: Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Birds of prey have run in fourteen-year-old Owl Tycho's family for hundreds of years. Every generation or so produces a shape-shifter, an apparently normal human being who can change into an owl at will.
Patrice Kindl's first novel, Owl in Love, was an ALA Notable Book for Children, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, and an SCBWI Golden Kite Award Honor Book. She lives in Middleburgh, New York.
"A fantasy rich and strange, haunting and humorous." The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, Starred