Official OnlineBookClub.org review of "Why Can't the Owl Sleep?" by Cynthia Baker.] 4 out of 4 stars . to TwitterTwitterShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to PinterestPinterestWhy Can't the Owl Sleep? By author/illustrator Cynthia Baker is an awesome . , and illustrated beautifully. While telling the story of the owl, the book also introduces the various birds and animals . forest. This is a story about a great horned owl that has hunted all night long. Toward morning he. and squeaks, you get the idea. Will our poor owl manage to get his rest? The book tells not only the story of. the owl, but of other animals as well. The . the child are equally engaged. ****** Why Can't the Owl Sleep? View: on Bookshelves | on Amazon Like gali's review.