A Time to Be Brave: A Graphic Novel (Owly #4)
Owly, the little owl with a heart of gold, returns for another forest adventure in this Eisner-winning series about friendship!
For Owly and Wormy, nothing beats the power of friendship! But fear can be a powerful force, too. There's a new visitor to the forest, an opossum who's misunderstood because of the way he looks. Wormy is afraid of him, and when Owly tries to untangle him from a fence, Possey begins hissing and bares his sharp teeth! He's scared and hurt, and now everyone is afraid! Can the trio be brave and face their fears with just a little courage and a lot of friendship?
Through a unique blend of words and symbols, Owly can be read by the youngest readers, and is a great introduction to graphic novels!
Praise for A Time to Be Brave: A Graphic Novel (Owly #4)
Praise for Owly: The Way Home:
"Runton's evocative characters are nothing short of huggably adorable and affirm the importance of compassion and empathy against perceived stereotypes... A simple but by no means simplistic tale emphasizing the universality of kindness." -- Kirkus Reviews
"As always, Owly is a steadfast and indispensable friend to everyone he meets, including young readers in search of warmhearted adventure." -- School Library Journal
"Runton's illustrations glow with vivid and lustrous color, the characters all delightfully expressive." -- Publishers Weekly
"A cute little tale." -- School Library Connection
Praise for the Owly series:
"Appeals to all ages... Equally noteworthy are the expressive drawings and universal lessons of persistence, kindness, and loyalty." -- People
"Delightfully sweet... Even readers older than the target audience will appreciate the book's simple charm, wisdom, and warmth." -- Booklist