So You Want To Be An Owl

Welcome to Owl School! How’s your hooting? Professor Olaf Owl is here to tell you everything you need to know about owls. From hatching to hunting and seeing in the dark, he’ll teach you how to be a first-class owl. Have YOU got what it takes?

This is my first non-fiction book, and it has been beautifully illustrated by Maddie Frost. It’s published by Walker Books (August 2020) and will be published in the US in January 2021 with Candlewick Press. To buy the book, click here.

“A clever, owl-centric introduction to a familiar bird most readers have never seen” Kirkus Reviews

“Readers learn so many astounding facts in a really approachable, engaging way…a superb title” Bookwagon

“This is a fabulous book about an owl school and learning about being an owl. I learned a lot… an amazing fact book” Mabel’s Book Reviews

Here’s a video of me and Maddie chatting about the creative process, and our favourite owls…