Sally Coulthard, bestselling natural history author, shines a light on the Barn Owl, one of the most mesmerising and elusive icons of the countryside. The Book of The Barn Owl is a gorgeous little book filled with its heart-shaped face and silent, graceful flight. The barn owl regularly tops the nation’s list of favourite birds. But how much do we really know about this sublime tenant of the night?
Full of fascinating insights, conservation advice and the latest research. This affectionate and timely guide also tells the story of a barn owl’s early life , from first pip of the shell to leaving the nest. A fascinating time in this captivating creature’s journey.