Owls of the World by James Duncan
The best and most up-to-date book on owls available. Packed with beautiful illustrations, it explores owl behaviour and lifecycle, including hunting, courtship, breeding and special adaptations for nocturnal life. There is a chapter on each owl family, from the huge eagle owls to the diminutive pygmy owls and owlets.
Author Jim Duncan has studied owls for more than two decades and has banded more than 2,500 owls as part of his research.