5 and up
20 x 26 cm - 40 pages
Mrs. Owl’s Looking for Lodging
by Caroline Dorka-Fenech & Géraldine Alibeu
Mrs. Owl lived alone in an old tree. A very old tree. She would have liked to have a roof, a real one, over her head. She would have liked to have a real kitchen, a real bathroom and a real soft bed in a real bedroom painted all yellow. Of course all her nocturnal friends thought she’d gone a little crazy, but Mrs. Owl wasn’t the type to get discouraged.
Caroline Dorka-Fenech, is a graduate of the Atelier Scénario at the Fémis film school and was a literary consultant and screenwriter for film and television. She is also a certified professor in contemporary literature and currently teaches French at a middle school. Her first novel for adults, Rosa Dolorosa was published in Septembre 2020 by Editions de la Martinière. Mrs. Owl’s Looking for Lodging is her first children’s book.
Géraldine Alibeu was born in Echirolles in the Alps, and currently divides her time between the Drôme and Paris. She is a graduate of the atelier d’illustration at the Arts décoratifs school in Strasbourg and has been an author and illustrator since 2001. She creates her art using collage, markers, pencils, ceramics and textiles and her children’s books are published by A pas de loups, Actes Sud, Cambourakis, Seghers...