> Skip to content
  • Published: 29 August 2016
  • ISBN: 9780143780571
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 24

Ten Little Owls

Teach your little critter to count from dusk to dawn with Australia's cutest native animals.


Under the Australian Moonlight

Nine little dingos howl at the moon . . . Ten little owls hoot a goodnight tune.

What happens around Australia when the sun goes down? The cutest little animals come out to play, of course.

Teach your own little critter to count to ten with this beautiful board book featuring baby native animals running, hopping, swimming, eating and playing from dusk to dawn.

Play, Learn, and Discover

Immerse your family in an enriching, interactive experience that combines learning and play into one delightful package.

* Interactive Engagement: Ideal for use by families, daycares, and kindy classes. Say the lines aloud and act out the animals' actions.
* Beginner-Friendly: Large text and simple layouts help young readers easily follow along.
* Learn to Count: Master the numbers up to ten in a fun and engaging way.
* Discover Aussie Wildlife: Dive into the fascinating world of native Australian animals, their unique habitats, and behaviours.

A Perfect Keepsake

With its captivating illustrations and rich content, this book serves as a delightful keepsake. Its universal themes and charming illustrations create memories that you'll cherish long after your little ones have outgrown bedtime stories. Gift it for birthdays, holidays or special occasions and create lasting family memories centred around the joy of reading and discovery.


'Deceptively simple, this board book offers many opportunities to explore counting, rhyming, and vocabulary.' — Kirkus
'Writing in rhymes that never hit a false note, Treml provides a lilting introduction to Australian wildlife in this counting board book.' — Publishers Weekly
'While the words are very simple (as they should be) it’s the illustrations that make this book simple.' — Jane Carstens, CBCA Reading Time

  • Published: 29 August 2016
  • ISBN: 9780143780571
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 24

About the author

Renee Treml

Renée Treml was inspired by Australia’s wildlife and native birds after moving from the USA to Australia in 2007. She loves to create artworks that highlight the subtle details of nature with delicacy and humour. Renée’s books have won or been listed for awards including the CBCA Crichton Award for New Illustrator, Speech Pathology Book of the Year and the Environment Award for Children’s Literature. Renée’s illustrations are featured on a variety of products, including stationery, ceramics and fine art prints.

Also by Renee Treml

See all

Awards & recognition

Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards

Shortlisted  •  2017  •  Birth to 3 Years

CBCA Book of the Year Awards

Notable Book  •  2017  •  Early Childhood

Discover more

Why Renée Treml’s picture books should be on every Aussie bookshelf

One art form that has always celebrated Australiana is picture books.