Owly: The Way Home and the Bittersweet Summer

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San Val, Incorporated, Sep 1, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 157 pages
138 Reviews
For use in schools and libraries only. Owly is a kind, yet lonely, little owl who's always on the lookout for new friends and adventure. Two graphic novellas show how Owly discovers the meaning of friendship, and that saying goodbye doesn't always mean forever.

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The illustrations were too damn adorable. - Goodreads
A sweet story in pictures, with darling characters! - Goodreads
This book is THE BEST. So cute, so educational. - Goodreads
It's great storytelling! - Goodreads
The graphics are simple, yet sophisticated. - Goodreads
A great introduction to graphic novels for kids. - Goodreads

Review: Owly, Vol. 1: The Way Home & The Bittersweet Summer (Owly #1)

User Review  - Austin G - Goodreads

Owly, was the first time I had ever personally been exposed to a graphic novel. I cannot believe I have been missing out on some very fun books. I consider myself to be a very visual person and ... Read full review

Review: Owly, Vol. 1: The Way Home & The Bittersweet Summer (Owly #1)

User Review  - james - Goodreads

Definitely not worth the hype or the weight. Nice to see some good old fashioned story-telling in a purely visual form, but the stories themselves were lacking. Artwork was nice. Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Andy Runton has always loved to draw. After college, he began a career in corporate America, but left when he decided to follow his heart (and love of comic books). He hasn't looked back since. Andy's artwork portrays his affection for wildlife, especially little birds.  He says he is his happiest when he's outside under the a big Georgia sky. He lives in the greater-Atlanta area where he works full-time on Owly comics, books, and graphic novels. Visit him online at AndyRunton.com.

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