A young owl achieves his dream of becoming a knight, but his bravery and cleverness are quickly put to the test in this charming and humorous picture book. 


From the 2023 Caldecott press release:
Owl has one wish – to become a knight. He works hard and graduates with honor. Assigned to the Knight Night Watch, Owl faces a frightening intruder. Quick on his talons, Owl proves that cleverness and kindness can rule over brawn. With dramatic lighting and subtle foreshadowing, Denise creates an immersive medieval world.

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