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Andy Runton

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Andy is the creator of the breakout all-ages series of graphic novels, Owly, featuring a kind-hearted little owl who's always searching for new friends and adventure. Relying on a mixture of symbols and expressions to tell his silent stories, Andy?s work showcases both his gift for characterization and his love of birds, animals, and the outdoors. His animated and heartwarming style has made him a favorite of both fans and critics alike.

The Owly series has earned him multiple awards in the comics and graphic novel community, including the Howard E. Day Memorial Prize, the Harvey Award, two Ignatz Awards, and the 2006 Eisner Award for "Best Publication for a Younger Audience". He lives in the greater Atlanta area, where he works full-time on
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Average rating: 4.13 · 10,068 ratings · 664 reviews · 20 distinct works · Similar authors
Owly, Vol. 1:  The Way Home...
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 4,727 ratings — published 2004 — 4 editions
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Owly, Vol. 2: Just a Little...
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 1,633 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Owly, Vol. 3: Flying Lessons
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 1,151 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Owly, Vol. 4:  A Time to Be...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 1,121 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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Owly, Vol. 5: Tiny Tales
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 584 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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Owly & Wormy, Friends All A...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 372 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Owly & Wormy, Bright Lights...
3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 226 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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Owly: Splashin' Around
4.51 of 5 stars 4.51 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2009
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Owly: Breakin' The Ice
4.39 of 5 stars 4.39 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2006
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2004
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Owly & Wormy, Bright Lights and Starry Nights by Andy Runton
"This book was awesome fun for my (almost) 4 yr old daughter and I. There aren't any words; the characters think and talk through thought bubbles that contain only pictures. It made reading it an adventure. Will definitely be looking for more Owly..." Read more of this review »
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