10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OWLISH»
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The Crooked Road, Volume 2
You contacted Renny Owlish and Owlish hired Sandra to steal the ostrich.” “
What's Wilson's part in all this?” Sandra asked. Nick smiled. “Owlish booked your
hotel room so he knew where you'd be staying. He arrived here earlier and took a
Cuban Communism/8th Editi:
As the owlish option of the quarantine began to look like a failure, and as the
hawkish and dovish options began to look like the only viable alternatives,
debate in the ExComm became bitter, tempers flared and positions hardened.
But the ...
Irving Louis Horowitz, 1995
AN. OWLISH. DOUBLE. DOME. This double-domed owl is really two whose
names are Who and Bruiser. The latter got his name from his belligerent air. They
belong to owl- fancier Daniel Habecker of Dela- van, Wis. who says that Who and
Reiki Poems and Other Ramblings
night. vision. (whispered. owlish). The night at last, I open my eyes To see the
rustling in the bush To follow the sounds of the night Unseen, unheard until too
late. Leaping onto silent wings From sleepy boughs I swiftly, stealthily, swoop
Poems, Song Lyrics, Essays, and Short Stories
OWLISH. WIT. “To-wit! To-woo!” Declared the owl, “Tis plain as it can be That all
the lawyers of the land Have copied after me! Since, in their eyes, I'm super-wise,
'Tis clever of them, very, To borrow, flat, a legal phrase From my vocabulary!
Nina Hatchitt Duffield, Anne Duffield, 2005
Wisdom of the World: Gentle Healing Koans and Meditations ...
Owlish. Visions. A 12th grade class from a Cherokee Reservation in Oklahoma
camped along with their Teacher and visited locations of important historical
events. The tour began at the Trail of Tears Monument. Elders of the Owl Clan
Kathleen Ann Staley, 2012
Bum Wing: A Tale of Otherwise
QUIZING. YOUR. OWLISH. WISDOM. As primarily creatures of the night, owls are
often associated with myths about darkness and sorcery. Because of their
secretive nature and eerie cries, these unique feathered critters have become
Owls of the United States and Canada: A Complete Guide to ...
The. Owlish. Appetite. nesting in a charred snag in an old burned forest in
northern Alberta. As I drove along the gravel logging road near the site, I spotted
a lone owl perched at the top of a dead spruce tree beside the road. When I
stopped to ...
geous when the safety of person, or home, or young, is in danger. There is not
much of the owlish face in our Surnia. The facial disk, so prominent an owlish trait
, is by no means marked. Still, for all his looks and ways, this same Surnia is a
His hair is grizzly, and he has a hooked now, ridden by a pair of iron-rimmed,
round-eyed spectacles, glaring from under the shade of a broad-brimmed hat ;
nose, spectacles, and a general prowling air, giving him a remarkably owlish look
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OWLISH»
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'Southpaw' is a familiar boxing saga, but Gyllenhaal is champ: 2.5 stars
... sexy veteran of the slums), Whitaker (always solid) and Laurence (whose owlish presence suggests one of those old souls in a young body). «Kansas City Star, Jul 15»
South Philly's Wid is a legend
Relaxing at home, behind his owlish glasses, Wid could pass for a nerd. Onstage, he's a tornado. Wid was headlining at Parx casino last week. «Philly.com, Jul 15»
Iris Apfel: 'People like me because I'm different'
Charmingly rude, brilliantly abrupt, wearing gigantic owlish glasses and necklaces that look like pythons sliding around her oesophagus, Apfel ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
Steel and shadows
The outside world blinked. No more charming lightweights: here was a figure radiating the values of the past, jowly, owlish, slow-spoken and ... «The Economist, Jul 15»
Has Ellen Pao castrated the feminist movement?
... or the Huffington Post for weeks without seeing her confused, owlish-looking face with thick glasses making wise pronouncements on issues ... «American Thinker, Jul 15»
Entrepreneurs share tips for adding 'wow' factor
CEO of Owlish Communications, Vernon Hills, Gershbein has built a national reputation as a LinkedIn thought leader and Huffington Post ... «Chicago Daily Herald, Jul 15»
'Self/less': Film Review
In this new version, the head of the institute is a seemingly owlish but ruthless scientist played by Matthew Goode. Goode often plays ... «Hollywood Reporter, Jul 15»
A university which is a hotbed of offence-taking isn't a university but …
... of those shops in Piccadilly where they come pre-battered, a fisherman's smock (probably picked up in Cornwall), stained owlish spectacles, ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
Jessie Cave interview: Harry Potter's Lavender Brown has published …
I was dressed like this," she points at today's outfit – an oversized Hawaiian shirt, her trademark owlish glasses, a baseball cap and two very ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
Dahlov Ipcar's 'Black and White,' and More
and again when George, sounding like an owlish existentialist, muses on the seagull's carefree “life of wind and waves.” The illustrator, Marc ... «New York Times, Jun 15»